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Insanity - Wikipedia

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Insanity, craziness, or madness is a spectrum of behaviors characterized by certain abnormal mental or behavioral patterns. Insanity may manifest as violations of societal norms, including a person ...

Legally insane legal definition of Legally insane - Legal Dictionary

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If a complaint is made to law enforcement, to the district attorney, or to medical personnel that a person is evidencing psychotic behavior, he/she may be ...

What makes someone clinically insane? - Quora

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No self-respecting psychologist or psychiatrist I know ever uses that term. Or " crazy." or "nuts." There are mental illnesses that come and go, and people have ...

Why and how normal people go mad

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The real cause of 'mad' behavior is often overlooked by patients and therapists. ... Just about any ordinary person can slip into madness, believes APA President ... then you end up in a confrontation and people think, 'Gee, this guy is really crazy. ... disturbances have been explained by medical problems and thus "cur...

The Definition of Insanity is... | Psychology Today

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Jul 27, 2009 ... It's the effort made by eating oatmeal every morning, brushing your teeth after ... Or someone working to systematically overcome shyness, build ...

Insanity - Legal Dictionary | Law.com

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insanity. n. mental illness of such a severe nature that a person cannot ... If a complaint is made to law enforcement, to the District Attorney or to medical ...

The Insanity Test - Pendragons Place

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This is a insanity test to see just how sane you really are. if you answer yes to any ... no - 53 Are you the kind of person who gets really annoyed with people who ...

What are characteristics of a crazy person? | Reference.com

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If this happens, the condition should be treated as a medical emergency ... a condition where a person is unable to make everyday decisions because of mental ...

How can I prove someone either sane or insane? - Cognitive ...

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Jan 24, 2012 ... However, you seem to be seeking a scientific or medical definition and ... Insanity is a legal definition and what constitutes insanity will vary ...

Crime and Insanity the Legal as Opposed to the Medical View and ...

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causes of insanity, the latter being in themselves irrelevant to the ques- tion of responsibility. ... mental abnormality-permanent or temporary-renders the person.