An attempt to provide understandable and up-to-date information regarding intelligence testing, intelligence theories, personal competence, adaptive behavior and intellectual disability (mental retardation) as they relate to death penalty (capital punishment) issues. A particular focus will be on psychological measurement, statistical and psychometric issues.
Tuesday, August 2, 2011
FYiPOST: Morse on Mental Disorder
Stephen Morse (University of Pennsylvania Law School) has posted Mental Disorder and Criminal Law (Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Vol. 101, p. 885, 2011) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Mental disorder among criminal defendants affects every stage of...