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Forensic psychology

Author: Adrian J Scott
Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Series: Palgrave insights in psychology.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This introduction shows the reader how much forensic psychology informs us about every step of the criminal process. From biological, social and cognitive theories of crime to eyewitness testimony and the penal system, this is essential reading for students seeking a deeper understanding of the key topics"--Provided by publisher.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian J Scott
ISBN: 9780230249424 0230249426
OCLC Number: 652448043
Description: viii, 245 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: Machine generated contents note: Introduction --
Defining and Measuring Crime --
THEORIES OF CRIME --
Social and Psychological --
Cognitive --
Biological --
PSYCHOLOGY AND THE INVESTIGATIVE PROCESS --
Psychological Profiling --
Eyewitness Testimony --
Investigative Interviewing --
PSYCHOLOGY AND THE COURTROOM --
Influencing the Jury --
Jury Decision Making --
Psychology and the Penal System --
Punishment of offenders --
Prison Life and the Treatment of Offenders.
Series Title: Palgrave insights in psychology.
Responsibility: Adrian J. Scott.

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