Criminology and Psychiatry

lcrim2108  2019-2020  Louvain-la-Neuve

Criminology and Psychiatry
Note from June 29, 2020
Although we do not yet know how long the social distancing related to the Covid-19 pandemic will last, and regardless of the changes that had to be made in the evaluation of the June 2020 session in relation to what is provided for in this learning unit description, new learnig unit evaluation methods may still be adopted by the teachers; details of these methods have been - or will be - communicated to the students by the teachers, as soon as possible.
6 credits
45.0 h + 15.0 h
Masson Antoine;
- survey of the different epistemological methods of psychiatry (objective and subjective) 
- the concept of human drives as an anthropological component of vital energy, of aggression and of violence;
- the concept of psychic law and of socialization of drives
- sexual psychiatric disturbances and the issue of perversions;
- personality disturbances and the issue of psychopathy or antisocial personality;
- addictions and the various strategies for treating them 
- the role, function and reasoning of psychiatric expertise in judicial proceedings
- mandatory psychiatric treatment
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Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Title of the programme
Master [120] in Criminology