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  • Abel, G. et al. (1988). Multiple Paraphilic Diagnoses Among Sex Offenders. Bulletin of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law, vol. 16, pp.153-168.

  • Dawes, R.M., Faust, D., and Meehl, P.E. (1989). Clinical Versus Actuarial Judgment. Science, vol. 243, pp.1668-1674.

  • Grove, W., and Meehl, P. (1996). Comparative Efficiency of Informal (Subjective, Impressionistic) and Formal (Mechanical, Algorithmic) Prediction Procedures: The Clinical-Statistical Controversy. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, vol. 2, pp. 293-323.

  • Hanson, R.A. (1998). What Do We Know About Sex Offender Risk Assessment? Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, vol. 4, pp. 50-72.

  • Hanson, R.K., and Bussiere, M.T. (1998). Predicting Relapse: A Meta-Analysis of Sexual Offender Recidivism Studies. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, vol. 66, pp. 348-362.

  • Hanson, R.K., Cox, B., and Woszczyna, C. (1991). Sexuality, Personality and Attitude. Questionnaires for Sexual Offenders: A Review. Cat. No. JS4-1/1991-13. Ottawa: Department of the Solicitor General Canada.

  • Hart, S.D., Webster, C.D., and Menzies, R.J. (1993). A Note on Portraying the Accuracy of Violence Predictions. Law and Human Behavior, vol. 17, pp. 695-700.

  • Heilbrun, K. (1992). The Role of Psychological Testing in Forensic Assessment. Law and Human Behavior, 16, 257-272.

  • Heilbrun, K. (1997). Prediction Versus Management Models Relevant to Risk Assessment: The Importance of Legal Decision-Making Context. Law and Human Behavior, vol. 21, pp. 347-359.

  • Heilbrun, K., Nezu, C.M., Keeney, M., Chung, S., and Wasserman, A.L. (1998). Sexual Offending: Linking Assessment, Intervention, and Decision-Making. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law, vol. 4, pp. 138-174.

  • Monahan, J. (1997). Clinical and Actuarial Predictions of Violence. In D. Faigman, D. Kaye, M. Saks, and J. Sanders (Eds.), Modern Scientific Evidence: The Law and Science of Expert Testimony, vol. 1. St. Paul, MN: West.

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  • Prentky, R.A., and Burgess, A.W. (2000). Forensic Management of Sexual Offenders [Chapter IV]. Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers.

  • Prentky, R.A., and Edmunds, S.B. (1997). Assessing Sexual Abuse: A Resource Guide for Practitioners. Brandon, VT: Safer Society Press.

  • Prentky, R.A., Knight, R.A., and Lee, A.F.S. (1997). Risk Factors Associated with Recidivism Among Extrafamilial Child Molesters. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, vol. 65, pp. 141-149.

  • Quinsey, V.L., Harris, G.T., Rice, M.E., and Cormier, C.A. (1998). Violent Offenders: Appraising and Managing Risk. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

  • Quinsey, V.L., Lalumiere, M., Rice, M.E., and Harris, G.T. (1995). Predicting Sexual Offenses. In J.C. Campbell (Ed.), Assessing Dangerousness: Violence by Sexual Offenders, Batterers, and Child Abusers (pp. 114-137). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

  • Schlank, A. and Cohen, F. (Eds.) (1999). The Sexual Predator: Law, Policy, Evaluation and Treatment. Kingston, NJ: Civic Research Institute.

  • Schwartz and Cellini (Eds.) (1995). The Sex Offender: Corrections, Treatment and Legal Practice. Kingston, NJ: Civic Research Institute.

  • Witt, P. H., DelRusso, J., Oppenheim, J., and Ferguson, G. (1996, Fall). Sex Offender Risk Assessment and the Law. The Journal of Psychiatry and Law, pp. 343-377.