Protecting and empowering vulnerable adults : mental capacity law in practice

This thesis uses a socio-legal methodology to investigate how mental capacity law balances protection and empowerment of vulnerable adults in cases concerning capacity to: consent to sex, marry and decide on contact. The thesis questions answered are: 1) Who is understood to be vulnerable in mental...

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Main Author: Lindsey, Jaime Tabitha
Published: University of Birmingham 2018
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