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Adolescence, Privacy, and the LawA Developmental Science Perspective

Adolescence, Privacy, and the Law: A Developmental Science Perspective

Roger J.R. Levesque

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780190460792
eISBN:
9780190460815
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190460792.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The right to privacy figures prominently in popular discourse and law. Its popularity, however, is not matched by the respect it receives. A close look at empirical understandings of privacy, how it ... More

Adolescents, Media, and the LawWhat developmental science reveals and free speech requires

Adolescents, Media, and the Law: What developmental science reveals and free speech requires

Roger J. R. Levesque

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195320442
eISBN:
9780199893782
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195320442.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

There is much controversy about the dangers of a free media when it comes to children and adolescents. Many believe that this constitutional right should be amended, altered, or revoked entirely in ... More

Art on TrialArt Therapy in Capital Murder Cases

Art on Trial: Art Therapy in Capital Murder Cases

David Gussak

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162517
eISBN:
9780231534277
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162517.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This book details how forensic art therapy was used in a capital murder case in which a man was tried for kidnapping his two children, murdering one, and attempting to kill the other. In this case, ... More

The Behavioral Science of FirearmsImplications for Mental Health, Law and Policy

The Behavioral Science of Firearms: Implications for Mental Health, Law and Policy

Gianni Pirelli, Hayley Wechsler, and Robert J. Cramer

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190630430
eISBN:
9780190630454
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190630430.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The authors present the most relevant factors and considerations involved in the intersection between behavioral science and firearms. The intent is to provide a comprehensive review of these issues ... More

Bioprediction, Biomarkers, and Bad BehaviorScientific, Legal, and Ethical Challenges

Bioprediction, Biomarkers, and Bad Behavior: Scientific, Legal, and Ethical Challenges

Ilina Singh, Walter P. Sinnott-Armstrong, and Julian Savulescu (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199844180
eISBN:
9780199369607
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199844180.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience, Forensic Psychology

Many decisions in the legal system and elsewhere depend on predictions of bad behaviors, including crimes and mental illnesses. Some scientists have suggested recently that these predictions can ... More

Children Who Resist Postseparation Parental ContactA Differential Approach for Legal and Mental Health Professionals

Children Who Resist Postseparation Parental Contact: A Differential Approach for Legal and Mental Health Professionals

Barbara Jo Fidler, Nicholas Bala, and Michael A. Saini

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199895496
eISBN:
9780199980086
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199895496.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

Interest in the problem of children who resist contact with or become alienated from a parent after separation or divorce is growing, due in part to parents' increasing frustrations with the apparent ... More

Criminal Juries in the 21st CenturyPsychological Science and the Law

Criminal Juries in the 21st Century: Psychological Science and the Law

Cynthia Najdowski and Margaret Stevenson (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190658113
eISBN:
9780190658144
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190658113.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The jury is often celebrated as an important symbol of American democracy. Yet much has changed since 1791 when the Sixth Amendment guaranteed all citizens the right to a jury trial in criminal ... More

The Ethical Practice of Forensic PsychologyA Casebook

The Ethical Practice of Forensic Psychology: A Casebook

Gianni Pirelli, Robert A. Beattey, and Patricia A. Zapf (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
December 2016
ISBN:
9780190258542
eISBN:
9780190258559
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190258542.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The Ethical Practice of Forensic Psychology: A Casebook highlights the ethical standards and guidelines set forth in the American Psychological Association’s (APA) Ethical Principles of Psychologist ... More

The Ethics of Total ConfinementA Critique of Madness, Citizenship, and Social Justice

The Ethics of Total Confinement: A Critique of Madness, Citizenship, and Social Justice

Bruce A. Arrigo, Heather Y. Bersot, and Brian G. Sellers

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195372212
eISBN:
9780199897247
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372212.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This book demonstrates how the forces of captivity and risk management dangerously co-habit justice at the self/society divide. This cohabitation is the power to harm (i.e., to reduce being and to ... More

Evolutionary Forensic PsychologyDarwinian Foundations of Crime and Law

Evolutionary Forensic Psychology: Darwinian Foundations of Crime and Law

Joshua Duntley and Todd K. Shackelford (eds)

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195325188
eISBN:
9780199893805
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195325188.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The field of forensic psychology explores the intersection of psychology and the law. The purpose of this book is to examine topics in the field, using the powerful, multidisciplinary, conceptually ... More

Expert Testimony on the Psychology of Eyewitness Identification

Expert Testimony on the Psychology of Eyewitness Identification

Brian L. Cutler (ed.)

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195331974
eISBN:
9780199868193
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195331974.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

This book provides a contemporary review of empirical and legal issues surrounding expert psychological testimony on eyewitness identification. The chapters address a variety of topics, including the ... More

Finding the Truth in the CourtroomDealing with Deception, Lies, and Memories

Finding the Truth in the Courtroom: Dealing with Deception, Lies, and Memories

Henry Otgaar and Mark L. Howe (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190612016
eISBN:
9780190612030
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190612016.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The focus of this book is on how legal professionals, legal/forensic psychologists, and memory researchers can decide when statements or identifications are based on truthful or fabricated ... More

Forensic Mental Health Assessments in Death Penalty Cases

Forensic Mental Health Assessments in Death Penalty Cases

David DeMatteo, Daniel C. Murrie, Natalie M. Anumba, and Michael E. Keesler

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780195385809
eISBN:
9780199895311
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195385809.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The continuing development of forensic psychology and psychiatry, combined with several recent decisions from the United States Supreme Court addressing various aspects of the death penalty, has ... More

God in the CourtroomReligion's Role at Trial

God in the Courtroom: Religion's Role at Trial

Brian Bornstein and Monica Miller

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195328677
eISBN:
9780199869954
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195328677.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The phrase “God in the courtroom” conjures up several images, such as William Jennings Bryan defending religion against the tyranny of evolution, a robed deity passing divine judgment, a witness ... More

InsanityMurder, Madness, and the Law

Insanity: Murder, Madness, and the Law

Charles Patrick Ewing

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195326130
eISBN:
9780199893591
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195326130.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The insanity defense is one of the oldest fixtures of the Anglo-American legal tradition. Though it is available to people charged with virtually any crime, and is often employed without controversy, ... More

International Human Rights and Mental Disability LawWhen the Silenced are Heard

International Human Rights and Mental Disability Law: When the Silenced are Heard

Michael L. Perlin

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780195393231
eISBN:
9780199914548
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195393231.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

Society is largely blind to the ongoing violations of international human rights law in the context of the institutional commitment and treatment of persons with mental disabilities. Notwithstanding ... More

International Perspectives on Violence Risk Assessment

International Perspectives on Violence Risk Assessment

Jay P. Singh, Stål Bjørkly, and Seena Fazel (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199386291
eISBN:
9780199386314
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199386291.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

As the world’s prison population continues to grow and with the number of inpatient beds in forensic mental health units on the rise, establishing valid and reliable methods of identifying ... More

The Jury Under FireMyth, Controversy, and Reform

The Jury Under Fire: Myth, Controversy, and Reform

Brian H. Bornstein and Edie Greene

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2017
ISBN:
9780190201340
eISBN:
9780190201357
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190201340.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

The Jury Under Fire: Myth, Controversy, and Reform examines a number of controversial beliefs about juries that have persisted in recent years, as well as the implications of these views for jury ... More

Justice PervertedSex Offense Law, Psychology, and Public Policy

Justice Perverted: Sex Offense Law, Psychology, and Public Policy

Charles Patrick Ewing

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199732678
eISBN:
9780199894550
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199732678.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

Over the past quarter century Congress, state legislatures, and the courts have radically reshaped America's laws dealing with sex offenders in an effort to reduce the prevalence of sex offenses. ... More

Juveniles at RiskA Plea for Preventive Justice

Juveniles at Risk: A Plea for Preventive Justice

Christopher Slobogin and Mark R. Fondacaro

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199778355
eISBN:
9780199895151
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199778355.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Forensic Psychology

First established at the end of the 19th century, the juvenile justice system has long been searching for an effective set of guiding principles. Over the last hundred years, through a series of ... More

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