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- ISBN: 9781405105392 | 1405105399
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 3/7/2003
This book brings together papers on the border between crime and health care in order to examine questions of interest to both criminologists and medical sociologists. Brings together papers on the border between crime and health care. Considers the work of forensic health care providers, law enforcement agents and policy makers. Explores the medical component of crime and the legal status of medicine. Questions authority, expertise, social control, legitimacy, and credibility within criminology and medical sociology.