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Australian mental health tribunals : space for fairness, freedom, protection & treatment? / Terry Carney ... [et al.]
Bib ID 5738523
Format BookBook
Description Annandale, N.S.W. : Themis Press, 2011 
xi, 353 p. ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 9781921113055
Summary

"This monograph provides a comprehensive examination of mental health tribunal hearings in Australia. It deals with a wide and far-reaching landscape of theories and concepts and the practical application to the day-to-day operations of the tribunals in New South Wales, Vcitoria and the Australian Capital Territory."--Back cover.

Notes

"Law and Justice Foundation of New South Wales"--Cover.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 338-353)

Subjects Mental health boards -- Australia.  |  People with mental disabilities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Australia.  |  Mental health laws -- Australia.  |  Mentally ill -- Commitment and detention -- Australia.  |  Involuntary treatment -- Australia.  |  Administrative discretion -- Australia.  |  Social justice -- Australia  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Carney, Terry R. (Terry Ross), 1945-  |  Law and Justice Foundation of New South Wales
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Australian mental health tribunals : space for fairness, freedom, protection and treatment?

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