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Deportation and the Confluence of Violence within Forensic Mental Health and Immigration Systems

Authors: Joseph, Ameil J.

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The practices and technologies of evaluation and decision making used by professionals, police, lawyers and experts are questioned in this book for their participation in the perpetuation of historical forms of colonial violence through the enforcement of racial and eugenic policies and laws in Canada.

About the authors

Ameil Joseph is Assistant Professor of the School of Social Work at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. He has over ten years of direct practice experience working in the mental health field in assertive community treatment, community-based early intervention, supportive housing, crisis respite, and governance settings.

Table of contents (10 chapters)

Table of contents (10 chapters)
  • Introduction: Outlining the Problem—The Confluence of Mental Health, Criminal Justice, and Immigration in the Authorization of Deportation

    Pages 1-17

    Joseph, Ameil J.

  • The Necessity of an Attention to Colonization: An Addition to Mental Health Literature

    Pages 18-42

    Joseph, Ameil J.

  • The Canadian Forensic Mental Health System: An Overview

    Pages 43-54

    Joseph, Ameil J.

  • Conceptualizing the Violence of Deportation at the Confluence of Criminal Justice, Mental Health, and Immigration Systems

    Pages 55-82

    Joseph, Ameil J.

  • Colonial Continuities and Colonial Technologies of Difference

    Pages 83-112

    Joseph, Ameil J.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Deportation and the Confluence of Violence within Forensic Mental Health and Immigration Systems
Authors
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-51341-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137513410
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-51340-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 261
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