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Author GOLAN, Tal
Title Laws of Men and Laws of Nature : The History of Scientific Expert Testimony in England and America
Imprint Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 2004
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Introduction -- 1. "Where There's Muck There's Brass": The Rise of the Modern Expert Witness -- 2. The Common Liar, the Damned Liar, and the Scientific Expert: The Growing Problem of Expert Testimony -- 3. Who Shall Decide Where Experts Disagree? The Nineteenth-Century Debates -- 4. Blood Will Out: Distinguishing Humans from Animals and Scientists from Charlatans -- 5. The Authority of Shadows: The Law and X-Rays -- 6. Science Unwanted: The Law and Psychology -- Epilogue -- Notes -- Index
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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: GOLAN, Tal Laws of Men and Laws of Nature : The History of Scientific Expert Testimony in England and America Cambridge : Harvard University Press,c2004 9780674012868
Subject Evidence, Expert -- England -- History.;Evidence, Expert -- United States -- History
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