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Author Wagenaar, Willem Albert
Title Popular Policeman and Other Cases : Psychological Perspectives on Legal Evidence
Imprint Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2005
©2005
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Descript 1 online resource (289 pages)
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Note Intro -- Table of Contents -- Foreword -- 1 Illegal Gambling or the Victory Travel Club -- 2 On Causal Reasoning or Death in the Warmoesstraat -- 3 Consumer Confusion or Potato Chips and Olive Oil -- 4 Fiction and Reality of 'the Average Individual' or the Case of Old Mr. Lane -- 5 Case Histories and Scientific Proof or the Case of JR -- 6 Not a Good Story or the Disappearance of Maddy and Vicky -- 7 Conflicting Scenarios or the Case of the Man Who Needed a Companion -- 8 Two Processes Obstructing the Accuracy of Long-Term Memory or the Case of the Stolen Mercedes -- 9 Confessions after Repeated Interrogation or the Putten Murder Case -- 10 Collaborative Storytelling or the Artist's Models and an Angry Neighbourhood -- 11 Allegation of Sexual Child Abuse in a Case of Disputed Visitation or Cindy's Story -- 12 Psychogenic Amnesia or the Case of the Amnesic Strangler -- 13 Obeying Reflexes or Death on the Climbing Wall -- 14 Visual Acuity or Shooting Mimi the Cat -- 15 Sexual Semiotics or the Case of the Popular Policeman -- Postscript: Psychological Expertise and the Law -- Bibliography -- Name Index -- Subject Index
This textbook work is a fascinating read for anyone interested in the human mind in the extreme circumstances experienced by a crime victim or perpetrator, under the scrutiny of interrogation and cross-examination
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Wagenaar, Willem Albert Popular Policeman and Other Cases : Psychological Perspectives on Legal Evidence Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press,c2005 9789053567708
Subject Evidence, Criminal -- Psychological aspects -- Cases.;Forensic psychology -- Cases
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Alt Author Crombag, Hans
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