Wrightsman's Psychology and the Legal System
  • Author : Edith Greene
  • Release Date : 29 November 2012
  • Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
  • Genre : Education
  • Pages : 496
  • ISBN 13 : 1133951112

Wrightsman's Psychology and the Legal System Book Summary

WRIGHTMAN'S PSYCHOLOGY AND THE LEGAL SYSTEM shows you the critical importance of psychology's concepts and methods to the functioning of many aspects of today's legal system. Featuring topics such as competence to stand trial, the insanity defense, expert forensic testimony, analysis of eye witness identification, criminal profiling, and many others, this best-selling book gives you a comprehensive overview of psychology's contributions to the legal system, and the many roles available to trained psychologists within the system.

Wrightsman s Psychology and the Legal System

Wrightsman s Psychology and the Legal System

Author : Edith Greene,Kirk Heilbrun
Publisher : Wadsworth Publishing Company
Genre : Education
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WRIGHTMAN'S PSYCHOLOGY AND THE LEGAL SYSTEM shows you the critical importance of psychology's concepts and methods to the functioning of many aspects of today's legal system. Featuring topics such as competence to stand trial, the insanity defense, expert forensic testimony, analysis of eye witness identification, criminal profiling, and many others, ...

Wrightsman s Psychology and the Legal System

Wrightsman s Psychology and the Legal System

Author : Edith Greene,Kirk Heilbrun
Publisher : Cengage Learning
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The author team for WRIGHTSMAN'S PSYCHOLOGY AND THE LEGAL SYSTEM, 9th Edition combines expertise, active research, writing careers and real world experience as consultants working within the legal system. Real cases such as Bill Cosby and Dylann Roof illustrate the importance of psychology's concepts and methods to an understanding of ...

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Author : Lawrence S. Wrightsman
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Genre : Psychology
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With the media spotlight on the recent developments concerning the Supreme Court, more and more people have become increasingly interested in the highest court in the land. Who are the justices that run it and how do they make their decisions? The Psychology of the Supreme Court by Lawrence S. ...

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There are many controversial aspects of our criminal justice system, and this encyclopedia examines the most significant controversies throughout American history with emphasis on current debates, trends, and issues. Arranged alphabetically, approximately 100 entries cover background, explanations, notable cases and events, various sides of an issue, and what to expect in ...

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Author : Solomon M. Fulero,Lawrence S. Wrightsman
Publisher : Cengage Learning
Genre : Education
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Written by two of the leading authorities in the field, FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY, Third Edition introduces you to the practice of forensic psychology by showing how psychologists aid the legal system by serving as expert witnesses, criminal profilers, and trial consultants for jury selection and child custody hearings. Wrightsman and Fulero ...

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Author : Dana Dunn
Publisher : Oxford Library of Psychology
Genre : Psychology
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The Oxford Handbook of Undergraduate Psychology Education is dedicated to providing comprehensive coverage of teaching, pedagogy, and professional issues in psychology. The Handbook is designed to help psychology educators at each stage of their careers, from teaching their first courses and developing their careers to serving as department or program ...

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Cyber forensic knowledge requirements have expanded and evolved just as fast as the nature of digital information has—requiring cyber forensics professionals to understand far more than just hard drive intrusion analysis. The Certified Cyber Forensics Professional (CCFPSM) designation ensures that certification holders possess the necessary breadth, depth of knowledge, ...

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Author : Cynthia Willis-Esqueda,Brian H. Bornstein
Publisher : Springer
Genre : Psychology
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This unique volume salutes the work of pioneering forensic psychologist Lawrence S. Wrightsman, Jr., by presenting current theorizing and research findings on issues that define the field of psychology and law. Ongoing topics in witness behaviors, suspect identification, and juror decision making illustrate how psychology and law complement and also ...