Book reviews

2018

221. The Woman Who Fooled the World: Belle Gibson’s Cancer Con (Donelly and Toscano) (2018) 25 Journal of Law and Medicine (in press)

2017

220. Electronic Health Records and Medical Big Data: Law and Policy (Hoffman) (2017) 25 Journal of Law and Medicine (in press)

219. The Unmourned (Kenneally and Kenneally) Law Institute Journal (in press)

218. Because We Are Bad (Bailey) 24 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 

217. Administrative Law: Context and Critique (Head) (2017) Law Institute Journal (in press)

216. Stem Cell Tourism and the Political Economy of Hope (Petersen et al) (2017) 24 Journal of Law and Medicine 972-974

 215. Judicial Independence in Australia (Ananias-Welsh and Crowe) (2017) Law Institute Journal (in press)

214. Life Sentence: A Police Officer’s Battle with PTSD (Gillard) (2017) 24 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 481-483

213. The Principle of Legality in Australia and New Zealand (Meagher and Groves) (2017) Law Institute Journal (in press)

212. The State and the Body (Wicks) (2017) 24 Journal of Law and Medicine 741-742

211. Cuts and Criminality: Body Alteration in Legal Discourse (Bennett) 24 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 319-321

210. Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism, Law and Ethics (Cohen) (2007) 24 Journal of Law and Medicine 970-972

2016

209. Finding Sanity: John Cade, Lithium and the Taming of Bipolar Disorder (De Moore and Westmore) (2016) 23 Psychiatry, Psycholopgy and Law 974-976

208. Lecretia’s Choice: A Story of Love, Death and the Law (Vickers) (2016) 24(2) Journal of Law and Medicine 516-517

207. Medical Law in New Zealand (Skegg and Paterson) (2016) 24(1)  Journal of Law and Medicine 267-268

206. The Radium Girls (Moore) 24 Journal of Law and Medicine

205. Do No Harm (Marsh) (2016) 23 Journal of Law and Medicine 979-981

204. Concussion (Laskas) (2016) 23 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 483-485

203. Human Rights in Closed Environments (Debeljak, Naylor & MacKay) (2016) 23 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 317-318

202. Saviour Siblings (Taylor-Sands) (2016) 23(3)  Journal of Law and Medicine 237-238.

201. The Strange Case of Thomas Quick (2016) 23(4) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 646-649,

200. Letters from the Looney Bin  (Nalley)  (2016) 23 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 161-163

2015

199. Critically Impaired Infants and End of Life Decision Making (Bhatia) (2015) 23 Journal of Law and Medicine 488-489

198. A Scientist in Wonderland (Ernst) 23 Journal of Law and Medicine 265-268

197. Welcome to the Loony Bin (Bell) (2015) 22 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 635-637

196. Elder Law in New Zealand (Diesfeld and McIntosh) (2015) 22 Journal of Law and Medicine 951-952

195. Dignity (Foster) (2015) 22 Journal of Law and Medicine 711-712

194. Mrs Mort’s Madness: The True Story of a Sydney Scandal  (2015) 22 Psychiatry Psychology and Law 318-320

193. Psychiatric Testimony: Emerging Applications (Weiss & Watson) (2015) 22(3) Psychiatry Psychology and Law 480-481.

192. Behind the Gates of Gomorrah (Seager) (2015) 22 Psychiatry Psychology and Law

191. Medea’s Curse (Buist) (2015) 23 Psychiatry Psychology and Law 792-793

 

2014

190. Maralinga (Walker) (2014) 22 Journal of Law and Medicine 482-483

189. Health and Human Rights in a Changing World (Annas et al) (2014) 22 Journal of Law and Medicine 233-234

188. The Australian Jury (Horan) (2014) Journal of Law and Medicine 1004-1006

187. Public Prosecutions in Australia (Corns) (2014) Law Institute Journal

186. The Lunatic and the Lords (Schneider) (2014) 22 Journal of Law and Medicine 622-624

185. The Good Nurse (Graeber) (2014) 21 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 465

184. Damned If I Do  (Nitschke and Corris) (2014) 21 Journal of Law and Medicine 739

183. The Psychopath Test (Ronson) (2014) 21 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 311-313

182. Relocation Disputes (George) (2014) 8(3)  New Zealand Journal of Family Law 60-61

181. Australian Mental Health Tribunals (Carney) (2014) 21 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 818-820

180. Managing Fear: The Law and Ethics of Preventive Detention and Risk Assessment (McSherry) (2014) 21 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 955-957

2013

179. Severe Domestic Squalor (Snowdon, Halliday and Banerjee) (2013) 20 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 152

178. Steal: A Cultural History of Shoplifting (Shtier) (2013) 20 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 312-314

177. Mental State Defences in Criminal Law (Yannoulidis) (2013) 20 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 477-478

176. Stress, Trauma and Wellbeing in the Legal System (Miller&  Bornstein) 20 Journal of Law and Medicine 925-928

175. Manifest Madness (Loughnan) (2013) 20 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 639-641

174. The Inheritor’s Powder: A Cautionary Tale of Poison, Betrayal and Greed (Hempel) (2013) 21 Journal of Law and Medicine 235

173. Cruelty: Human Evil and the Human Brain (Taylor) (2013)  20 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 942-944

172. Unholy Trinity (Ryan and Hoysted) (2013) 21 Journal of Law and Medicine 486-489

 

2012

171. The Good Little Girl (Stephens) (2012) 20 Journal of Law and Medicine 470

170. Hospital Babylon (Edwards-Jones)  (2012) 20 Journal of Law and Medicine 472

169. Neurology for General Practitioners (Beran) (2012) 19 Journal of Law and Medicine 622 (with Molloy)

168. Evaluation for Civil Commitment (Pinals and Mossman) (2012) 19 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 295

167. Charlatan (Brock) (2012) 19 Journal of Law and Medicine 854

166. Behind the Shock Machine (Perry) (2012) 19 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 448

165. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Skloot) (2012)  20 Journal of Law and Medicine 216

164. The Search for Anne Perry (Drayton) (2012)  19(5) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 764

163. Memory and Law (Nadel & Sinnott-Armstrong) (2012) 19(4) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 612

 

2011

162. A Private Life (Kirby) Independent Australia: (2011)  http://www.independentaustralia.net/2011/literature/a-private-life-with-michael-kirby/

161. Nagasaki (Collie) (2011) 19 Journal of Law and Medicine 415

160. Deadly Healthcare (Reddy, Dunbar & May) (2011) 18(4) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 626

159. The Spare Room (Garner) 19 Journal of Law and Medicine 201

158. Sex Offenders and Preventive Detention (McSherry and Keyzer) (2011) 18(3)  Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 466

157. The Architecture of Madness: Insane Asylums in the United States (Yanney) (2011) 18(1) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 160

156. Remorse (Proeve and Tudor) (2011) 18 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 315

155. The Panic Virus: Fear, Myth and the Vaccination Debate (Mnookin) (2011) 18 Journal of Law and Medicine 851

2010

154. Escape (2010) 17(1) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

153. Dissection (Halloran) (2010) 17(4) Journal of Law and Medicine 633

152. The Tall Man (Hooper) (2010) 17(5) Journal of Law and Medicine 873

151. Investigative Psychology: Offender Profiling and the Analysis of Criminal Action (Canter and Youngs)   (2010)  17(2) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 328

150. Confidentiality for Mental Health Professionals (Kampf, McSherry, Ogloff and Rothschild) (2010) 17(3) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 476

149. The Woman Who Walked into the Sea (Wexler) (2010) 18(1) Journal of Law and Medicine 195

148. Mapping Fate (Wexler) (2010) 18 (1) Journal of Law and Medicine 195

147. An Exclusive Love (Adorjian) (2010) 18(1) Journal of Law and Medicine 197

146. The Lives They Left Behind (Penney and Statsny) (2010) 18(1) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 160

145. My Lobotomy (Dully) (2010) 17(4)  Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 607

 

 2009

144. Health Law’s Kaleidoscope (B Bennett) (2009) 16 Journal of Law and Medicine 708

143. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night (Haddon) (2009) 16 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 163

142. Conceiving Life: Reproductive Politics and the Law in Contemporary Italy (Hanafin) (2009) 16 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 905

141. Competence in the Law: From Legal Theory to Clinical Application (Perlin, Champine, Dlugacz and Connell) (2009) 16(S)  Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 152

140. Voluntary Madness: My Year Lost and Found in the Loony Bin (Vincent) (2009) 16(2) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 329

139. The Secret Scripture (2009) 17(1) Journal of Law and Medicine 147

138. Speaking for the Dead: The Human Body in Biology and Medicine (Jones and Whitaker) (2009) 17(2) Journal of Law and Medicine 297

137. Interrogations, Forced Feedings, and the Role of Health Professionals (Goodman and Roseman) (2009) 16(3) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 472

136. Bars and Benches (Dee) (2010) Victorian Bar News

135. Medical Murder: Disturbing Cases of Doctors Who Kill (Kaplan) (2009) 17(3) Journal of Law and Medicine 462

 

 

2008

 

134. Making the Cut (Khadra) (2008) 15(4) Journal of Law and Medicine

133. The Concept of Diminished Responsibility in Supranational Criminal Law (Goreta) (2008) 15(1) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 171

132. Brainwashing: The Secret History of Mind Control (Streatfield) (2008) 15(2) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 358

131. Forensic Psychology (Davies, Hollin & Bull) (2008) 15(3) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

130. Inquests: A Practitioner’s Guide (Thomas, Straw and Freidman) )2008) 16(4) Journal of Law and Medicine

129. Postmortem (Timmermans) (2008) 16(3) Journal of Law and Medicine

 

2007

 

128. Mullany and Handford’s Tort Liability for Psychiatric Damage (Handford) (2007) 14 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

127. Justice for the Dead: Forensic Medicine in the Hot Zone (Dodd) 14 Journal of Law and Medicine 143

126. Cell of Cells (Fox) (2007) 15(1) Journal of Law and Medicine 161

125. Writing Reports for Court (2007) 14 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

124. Medical Law in New Zealand (Skegg and Paterson) (2007) 15(2) Journal of Law and Medicine

123. Complications (Gawende) (2007) 15(3) Journal of Law and Medicine

122. Better (Gawende) (2007) 15(3) Journal of Law and Medicine

 

2006

 

121. Inside Madness (Sweet)(2006) 13(1) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 143

120. Death of a Doctor (Williams) (2006) 23(2)  Law in Context 243

119. Justice for the Dead (Dodd and Knight) (2006) 14 Journal of Law and Medicine 143

118. Law and the Brain(Zeki and Goodenough) (2006) 13(2)  Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 274

117. Melancholy Madness (McGoff-McCann) (2006) 13 Journal of Law and Medicine 518

 

2005

116. Twenty Years as a Police Surgeon (2005) 11(3) Journal of Law and Medicine 387

115. Madhouse: A Tragic Tale of Megalomania and Modern Medicine (Scull) (2005) 12 (2) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 435

114. Mental Capacity: Powers of Attorney and Advance Health Directives (Collier, Coyne and Sullivan)  (2005) 13 Journal of Law and Medicine 271

113. Research Ethics (Dawson) (2005) 13 Journal of Law and Medicine 387

112. Laws of Men and Laws of Nature: The History of Scientific Expert Testimony in England and America (Golan) (2005) 12 Journal of Law and Medicine 519

111. Paradise of Quacks: An Alternative History of Medicine (Martyr)  (2005) 13 Journal of Law and Medicine 147

110. The Lobotomist(El Hai) (2005) 12(1) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 258

109. Madhouse: A Tragic Tale of Megalomania and Modern Medicine (2005) 12(2) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

 

2004

108. Predators, Pedophiles, Rapists and other Sex Offenders (Salter) (2004) 11(1) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

107. Medicine at the Extremes (Kamler) (2004) 11(4) Journal of Law and Medicine 520

106. Expert Evidence (2005) Victorian Bar News

105. Forensic Medicine (Gall) (2004)  11(4) Journal of Law and Medicine 517

104. Victims of Stalking (Pathe) (2004) 12 (1) Journal of Law and Medicine134`

103. ECT (2004) 11(2) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

102. Bail Law in Victoria (Hampel and Gurvich) (2004) Law Institute Journal

 

2003

101. In the Shadow of the Law (Swain) (2003) 11(1) Journal of Law and Medicine

100. Decisions and Dilemmas: Working with Mental Health Law (Peay) (2003) 10(1) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law 263

99. Quacks: Fakers and Charlatans in English Medicine (Porter) (2003) 11(2) Journal of Law and Medicine

98. Pure Madness (Laurance) (2003) 10(2) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

97. Body Lore and Laws (Sclater and Richards) (2003) 10(2) Journal of Law and Medicine 375

 

2002

96. Readings in Comparative Health Law and Bioethics (2002) 9(3) Journal of Law and Medicine 369

95. Ethical Issues in Maternal-Fetal Medicine (2002) 9(4) Journal of Law and Medicine

 

2001

94. Complementary Medicine, Ethics and Law (Weir) (2001) 8(2) Journal of Law and Medicine

93. Childbirth and the Law (Seymour), (2001), Journal of Law and Medicine

92. Addiction by Prescription (Gadsby) (2001) 9 Journal of Law and Medicine

91. The Problem with Doctors (Brand) (2001)8 Journal of Law and Medicine

 

2000

90. A Difficult Case: An Autobiography of a Chinese Miner on the Central Victorian Goldfields (John Ah Siug) (2000) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

89. An Australian Bill of Rights (Williams) (2000) Alternative Law Journal

88. Mental Health Review Tribunals’ Law and Practice (Eldergill) (2000) 7 Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

87. Pansy (McPhee) (2000)8(1) Journal of Law and Medicine

 

1999

86. Voluntary Euthanasia and the Common Law (Otlowski)(1999) Journal of Law and Medicine

85. Medical Malpractice and the American Jury (Vidmar)(1999) Journal of Law and Medicine

84. Psychology and Law (Kapardis) (1999) Law in Context

83. A History of the Australian Environment Movement (Hutton and Connors) (1999) Law Institute Journal

82. Evidence: Proof and Practice (Roberts) (1999) Law Institute Journal

81. Breaking the Chains (Cormier) (1999) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

80. She Won’t Be Right, Mate! (Halasz et al) (1999) Journal of Law and Medicine

79. Blood (Starr) (1999) Journal of Law and Medicine

78. Australian Evidence (Ligertwood, 3rd edn), (1999) Law Institute Journal

 

1998

77. Law and Medicine(Bennett) (1998) 5(3) Journal of Law and Medicine

76. Medical Law: Text, Cases and Materials (Devereux) (1998) 5(3) Journal of Law and Medicine

75. Forensic Medicine for Lawyers (Mason) (1998) 5(4) Journal of Law and Medicine

74. Criminal Law (Gillies) (1998) Criminal Law Journal

73. Psychology and Law (Kapardis) (1998) Law Institute Journal

72. Intersections: Women on Law, Medicine and Technology (1998) 6(1) Journal of Law and Medicine

71. Cunningham Dax Collection (Dax) (1998) Journal of Law and Medicine

70. Deinstitutionalising Women (Johnson) (1998) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

 

1997

69. Psychiatry and the Law (Brookbanks) (1997) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

68. Menders of the Mind (Rubinstein) (1997) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

67. The Police, Public Order and the State (Brewer) (1997) Law Institute Journal

66. Big River Days (Pilkington) (1997) Law Institute Journal

65. Medicine and Surgery for Lawyers(Buzzard et al) (1997) Journal of Law and Medicine

 

1996

64. A Mind to Crime (Moir and Jessel) (1996) Law Institute Journal

63. Annotated Commonwealth Evidence Act (Sutherland) (1996) Journal of Law and Medicine

62. Interpreting Evidence (Robertson and Vignaux) (1996) Australian Law Journal

61. Sweet and Sour (Settle) (1996) Criminal Law Journal

60. A Month and a Day (Saro-Wiwa) (1996) Law Institute Journal

59. Law for the Medical Profession in Australia (Dix et al) (1996) Australian Lawyer

58. Psychiatry in Court (Shea) (1996) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

57. Commonwealth Evidence Law (A-G’s Dept) (1996) Law Institute Journal

56. Cultures of Crime and Violence (Bessant) (1996) Australian Law Journal

 

1995

55. The Doctor and the Detective (1995) Journal of Law and Medicine

54. Health Care and the Law (Wallace) (1995) Law Institute Journal

53. Medical Law (Kennedy & Grubb) (1996) Journal of Law and Medicine

52. Police Informers (Settle) (1995) Law Institute Journal

51. Health Care and the Law (Wallace) (1995) Journal of Law and Medicine

50. Hate Speech: The History of an American Controversy (Walker) (1995) Civil Liberty

49. The Last Right? (Chapman and Leeder) (1995) Journal of Law and Medicine

 

1994

48. Taming Death by Law (Lanham) (1994) Journal of Law and Medicine

47. Medicine, Money and Morals (Rodwin) (1994) Journal of Law and Medicine

46. Benzo Junkie (Faust) (1994) Alternative Law Journal 148

45. Recovery from Cults (Langone) (1994) Journal of Law and Medicine

44. The Sexual Abuse Industry (Smith) (1994) Journal of Law and Medicine

43. Without Consent: Confronting Adult Sexual Violence (Easteal) (1994) Law Institute Journal

42. Expert Witnesses (Jones) (1994) Expert Evidence

41. The Police and Young People (White) (1994) Law Institute Journal

40. Police and Government (Finnane) (1994) Law Institute Journal

39. I Was a Teenage Fascist (Greason) (1994) Civil Liberty

38. The Woman as Murderer (Cannon) (1994) Law Institute Journal

37. Expert Witnesses (Jones) (1994) Psychiatry, Psychology and Law

36. Rethinking Legal Need (Robertshaw) (1994) Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology

 

1993

35. Police Shootings in Victoria (Flem/Kens Legal Service) (1993) Alternative Law Journal

34. Tort Liability for Psychiatric Damage (Mullany) (1993) Journal of Law and Medicine

33. Crime, Shame and Reintegration (Braithwaite) (1993) Law Institute Journal

32. Understanding Child Sexual Maltreatment (Faller) (1993) Australian and New Zealand Journal of Criminology

30. Law, Medicine and Social Change (Darvall) (1993) Journal of Law and Medicine

29. Decisions of the Mental Health Review Board, Victoria, 1987-1991 (Kiel) (1993) Journal of Law and Medicine

28. Evidence and Procedure in a Federation (Zariski) (1994) Australian Law Journal

27. Court Psychiatry(Shea) (1993) Australasian Psychiatry

 

1992

26. Principles of Criminal Law (Ashworth) (1992) Australian Law Librarian Group Newsletter

25. A Modern Treatise on the Law of Criminal Complicity (Smith) (1992) Australian Law Librarian Group Newsletter

24. The Criminal Codes(Howards et al) (1992) Australian Law Journal

23. The Sentencing Manual(Mullally) (1992) Alternative Law Journal

22. Mental Health Legislation (Office of Psychiatric Services) (1992) Law Institute Journal

21. Keeping People Out of Prisons (McKillop) (1992) Law Institute Journal

20. Major Fraud Trials (Grabosky) (1992) Law Institute Journal

19. Cross Cultural Communication in Legal Settings (Pauwels ed) (1992) Law Institute Journal

18. Take Two (Anderson) (1992) Civil Liberty

 

1991

17. Australian Violence (Chappell, Grabosky and Strang) (1991) Law Institute Journal

16. Judicial Discretion and Criminal Litigation (Pattenden) (1991) Australian Law Journal

15. Community Policing(Vernon) (1991) Law Institute Journal

14. Bail or Remand (Challinger) (1991) Law Institute Journal

 

1990

13. Shooting in the Dark (1990) 15 Legal Service Bulletin

12. A Life of Crime (Wilson) (1990) The Age

 

1989

11. Stains on a White Collar (Grabosky and Sutton) (1989) The Age

 

1988

10. A Green Light (Ray Mooney) (April 1988) The Age

9. A Handbook of NSW Police Law (J Oxley-Oxland) (1988) 13 (3) Legal Service Bulletin

8. The Jury on Trial (M Findlay) (May 1988)  The Age

 

1987

7. The ABC of Evidence (Bartley & Brahe) (1987) 11 (2) Criminal Law Journal

6. Psychiatry, The Criminal Law and Corrections ( Bartholomew) (1987) 12 (2) Legal Service Bulletin 37

5. Infectious Diseases (Health Department of Victoria) (1987) 6 (4) Healthright

 

1986

4. Psychiatry, The Criminal Law and Corrections (AA Bartholomew) (1986) 1 (3) Journal of Health Administration

3. Pornography and Politics (AWB Simpson) (1986) 11 (1) Legal Service Bulletin

 

1985

2. A Practical Guide to Obtaining Permanent Residence in Australia (A Joel) (1985) 10 (6) Legal Service Bulletin

1. Human Rights and the Migration Act 1958 (Human Rights Commission) (1985) 10 (6) Legal Service Bulletin