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    The Psychology of Law: Human Behavior, Legal Institutions, and Law

    By Sales, Bruce D.; Krauss, Daniel A.

    With a few notable exceptions, most legal research undertaken by psychologists has had a minimal impact upon law and public policy in the United States. This book diagnoses and offers a blueprint for correcting this fundamental problem.

    Copyright: 2015 | Hardcover

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    Violent Offenders: Appraising and Managing Risk, Third Edition

    By Harris, Grant T.; Rice, Marnie E.; Quinsey, Vernon L.; Cormier, Catherine A.

    This update of a classic in actuarial assessment introduces the Violence Risk Appraisal Guide, a revamp of previous measures that help legal and forensic professionals identify recidivism risk for violent offenders.

    Copyright: 2015 | Hardcover

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    Forensic Evaluation and Treatment of Juveniles: Innovation and Best Practice

    By Salekin, Randall T.

    This book guides forensic clinicians through the psychological assessment of juvenile offenders, exploring how to assess adolescent veracity in reporting, personality and pathology, developmental maturity, risk for dangerous behavior, and treatment amenability.

    Copyright: 2015 | Hardcover

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    Using the MMPI–2 in Forensic Assessment

    By Butcher, James N.; Hass, Giselle A.; Greene, Roger L.; Nelson, Linda D.

    This practical guide explains how forensic psychologists can successfully use the MMPI–2 to evaluate clients in various forensic contexts and present results to attorneys and judges.

    Copyright: 2015 | Hardcover

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    APA Handbook of Forensic Psychology

    This Handbook consolidates and advances knowledge about the scientific foundations and practical application of psychology to law, the practice of law, and law-related policy.

    Copyright: 2015 | Hardcover

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    Effects of Parental Incarceration on Children: Cross-National Comparative Studies

    By Murray, Joseph; Bijleveld, Catrien C. J. H.; Farrington, David P.; Loeber, Rolf

    This book uses state-of-the-art research methods to illuminate the impact of parental incarceration on child development, exploring clinical, policy, and research implications.

    Copyright: 2014 | Hardcover

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    Parenting Coordination in Postseparation Disputes: A Comprehensive Guide for Practitioners

    By Higuchi, Shirley Ann; Lally, Stephen J.

    This one-stop text contains all the information legal and mental health providers need to manage high-conflict custody disputes outside of the courts.

    Copyright: 2014 | Hardcover

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    Organizational Change Through Individual Empowerment: Applying Social Psychology in Prisons and Policing

    By Toch, Hans

    This incisive retrospective by social psychologist Hans Toch surveys the author's groundbreaking work among police, corrections officers, and inmates, to investigate the psychologist's role in promoting participatory change.

    Copyright: 2014 | Hardcover

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    Principles of Forensic Report Writing

    By Karson, Michael; Nadkarni, Lavita

    This book explores the psychology of report writing, including the motivations of readers and writers, communicative and performative concerns, and the cognitive science that applies to the process.

    Copyright: 2013 | Hardcover

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    Reform of Eyewitness Identification Procedures

    In this book, top researchers in the field of eyewitness research focus on mistaken eyewitness identifications — perhaps the single most important factor underlying innocent convictions.

    Copyright: 2013 | Hardcover

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