New: Ipce Magazine # 6 - Theme: Civil Commitments

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Ipce Magazine # 6, February 2013 - Theme: Civil Commitments 

This article examines how civil commitment has been rolled out in the case of the sex offender, and focuses on the implementation of the program in the US and the controversy that has been spawned as a result. [...] 
The term ‘mental disorder’ has been expanded therefore to include ‘mental abnormality’, to enable sex offenders to be committed civilly.