Wrightsman s Psychology and the Legal System

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  • Author : Edith Greene
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Pages : 496 pages
  • ISBN : 9781337570879
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Wrightsman s Psychology and the Legal System

Wrightsman s Psychology and the Legal System
  • Author : Edith Greene,Kirk Heilbrun
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 08 March 2018
GET THIS BOOK Wrightsman s Psychology and the Legal System

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 the legal system and the system's impact on individuals' everyday lives. Case-related questions engage students in critical thinking and discussion. With topics such as competence to stand trial, the insanity

Wrightsman s Psychology and the Legal System

Wrightsman s Psychology and the Legal System
  • Author : Edith Greene,Kirk Heilbrun
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 01 January 2013
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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, 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. Available with InfoTrac Student

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