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Forensic psychology

Author: Lawrence S Wrightsman
Publisher: Australia ; Belmont, Calif. : Wadsworth Thomson Learning, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introducing students to the practice of forensic psychology, this text presents the roles and responsibilities of forensic psychologists and addresses both the opportunities and temptations inherent  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence S Wrightsman
ISBN: 0534526799 9780534526795
OCLC Number: 43945459
Description: xxi, 458 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The challenge of forensic psychology --
Roles and responsibilities of forensic psychologists --
The police: selection, training, and evaluation --
Criminal profiling --
Hypnosis and lie detection in criminal investigation --
Improving eyewitness identification procedures --
Police interrogations and confessions --
Alternative dispute resolution and trial preparation --
Jury selection --
Insanity and competence --
Battered woman syndrome and domestic violence --
Rape trauma syndrome --
The sexual abuse of children --
Child custody decisions --
Discrimination --
Sexual harassment --
Death penalty trials and appeals --
Influencing public policy.
Responsibility: Lawrence S. Wrightsman.
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"The authoris own experience with forensic psychology is quite evident Clearly written and includes numerous lively cases, anecdotes, and personal profiles."

 
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