skip to content
Forensic psychology for dummies Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Forensic psychology for dummies

Author: David D Canter
Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex : John Wiley & Sons, ©2012.
Series: --For dummies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Thinking of a career that indulges your CSI fantasies? Want to understand the psychology of crime? Whether studying it for the first time or an interested spectator, Forensic Psychology For  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
(DLC) 2012471605
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David D Canter
ISBN: 1119976243 9781119976240 1119977363 9781119977360 9781119977377 1119977371 9781119977384 111997738X 9781299314672 1299314678
OCLC Number: 797858454
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 390 pages :) : illustrations.
Contents: Foreword xxi Introduction 1 Part I: Nailing Forensic Psychology: A Moving Target 7 Chapter 1: Discovering the Truth about Forensic Psychology 9 Chapter 2: Exploring the World of the Criminal 29 Chapter 3: Providing Expert Evidence: Forensic Psychology and the Law 51 Part II: Helping the Police Solve Crimes 69 Chapter 4: Interviewing Witnesses and Victims 71 Chapter 5: Exposing Liars and Detecting Deception 93 Chapter 6: Profiling Offenders and Distinguishing the Types of Crimes They Commit 121 Chapter 7: Understanding Victims of Crime and Their Experiences 149 Chapter 8: Preventing Crime: Problems, Processes and Perseverance 169 Part III: Measuring the Criminal Mind 187 Chapter 9: Measuring, Testing and Assessing the Psychology of Offenders 189 Chapter 10: Diagnosing Evil: Measuring the Criminal Mind 207 Part IV: Viewing Psychology in Court 221 Chapter 11: Giving Guidance in Legal Proceedings 223 Chapter 12: Making Sense in Court: Psychological Aspects of the Legal Processes 249 Part V: Helping and Treating Offenders 267 Chapter 13: Intervening to Rehabilitate Offenders 269 Chapter 14: Dealing with Violence 289 Chapter 15: Treating Sexual Offenders 305 Chapter 16: Working with Juvenile Offenders 323 Part VI: The Part of Tens 337 Chapter 17: Ten Professional Requirements for Forensic Psychologists 339 Chapter 18: Ten Stages in Becoming a Professional Forensic Psychologist 347 Chapter 19: Ten Emerging Areas of Forensic Psychology 355 Chapter 20: Ten Cases in Which Forensic Psychology Was Crucial 363 Index 375
Series Title: --For dummies.
Responsibility: by David D. Canter.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/797858454> # Forensic psychology for dummies
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject ;
   library:oclcnum "797858454" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1074086847#Place/chichester_west_sussex> ; # Chichester, West Sussex
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/614.15/e23/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/932011> ; # Forensic sciences
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/932009> ; # Forensic psychology
   schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
   schema:copyrightYear "2012" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/62936877> ; # David D. Canter
   schema:datePublished "2012" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1074086847> ;
   schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1074086847#Series/for_dummies> ; # --For dummies.
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1074086847#CreativeWork/> ;
   schema:name "Forensic psychology for dummies"@en ;
   schema:productID "797858454" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/797858454#PublicationEvent/chichester_west_sussex_john_wiley_&_sons_2012> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1074086847#Agent/john_wiley_&_sons> ; # John Wiley & Sons
   schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10560607> ;
   schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=881736_0> ;
   schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=462717> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781119977377> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781119977384> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781299314672> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781119976240> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781119977360> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/797858454> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1074086847#Agent/john_wiley_&_sons> # John Wiley & Sons
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "John Wiley & Sons" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1074086847#Place/chichester_west_sussex> # Chichester, West Sussex
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Chichester, West Sussex" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1074086847#Series/for_dummies> # --For dummies.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/797858454> ; # Forensic psychology for dummies
   schema:name "--For dummies." ;
   schema:name "--For dummies" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/932009> # Forensic psychology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Forensic psychology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/932011> # Forensic sciences
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Forensic sciences"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/62936877> # David D. Canter
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Canter" ;
   schema:givenName "David D." ;
   schema:name "David D. Canter" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781119976240>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1119976243" ;
   schema:isbn "9781119976240" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781119977360>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1119977363" ;
   schema:isbn "9781119977360" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781119977377>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1119977371" ;
   schema:isbn "9781119977377" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781119977384>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "111997738X" ;
   schema:isbn "9781119977384" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781299314672>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1299314678" ;
   schema:isbn "9781299314672" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.