Current Perspectives In Forensic Psychology And Criminal Behavior / Edition 2 by Curt R. Bartol | 9781412958318 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Current Perspectives In Forensic Psychology And Criminal Behavior / Edition 2
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Current Perspectives In Forensic Psychology And Criminal Behavior / Edition 2

by Curt R. Bartol
     
 

ISBN-10: 1412958318

ISBN-13: 9781412958318

Pub. Date: 03/01/2008

Publisher: SAGE Publications

This text is a dynamic reader that provides cutting-edge research in police and correctional psychology, the psychology of crime and victimization, and psychology as applied to criminal and civil courts. Addressing key topics in each of three major course areas—criminal behavior, forensic psychology, and psychology and law—the book highlights how forensic psychology

Overview

This text is a dynamic reader that provides cutting-edge research in police and correctional psychology, the psychology of crime and victimization, and psychology as applied to criminal and civil courts. Addressing key topics in each of three major course areas—criminal behavior, forensic psychology, and psychology and law—the book highlights how forensic psychology has contributed to the understanding of criminal behavior and crime prevention. Editors Curt R. Bartol and Anne M. Bartol have assembled published journal articles, as well as commentaries written specifically for this book by forensics experts, to provide an overview of the wide array of prevalent theories in this field.

Key Features

  • Includes updated articles and will feature a study site that includes relevant articles and old articles (that were replaced by the new ones) from the first edition
  • Provides students and instructors with first-hand reports from the fields of research
  • Opens with an introductory chapter, followed by Part introductions - all written by the book's editors.
  • Complements a variety of criminal justice, forensic psychology, and psychology and law textbooks.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781412958318
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
03/01/2008
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents


Preface     ix
Introduction
Overview of Forensic Psychology   Anne M. Bartol   Curt R. Bartol     3
Police and Investigative Psychology     13
Introduction and Commentary
Police Psychology: Then, Now, and Beyond   Curt R. Bartol     17
Psychological Testing and the Selection of Police Officers: A National Survey   Robert E. Cochrane   Robert P. Tett   Leon Vandecreek     27
Investigative Interviews of Children: A Review of Psychological Research and Implications for Police Practices   Kamala London     39
Taking Stock of Criminal Profiling: A Narrative Review and Meta-Analysis   Brent Snook   Joseph Eastwood   Paul Gendreau   Claire Goggin   Richard M. Cullen     49
Criminal Profiling: Real Science or Just Wishful Thinking?   Damon A. Muller     55
Juvenile Offenders' Miranda Rights Comprehension and Self-Reported Likelihood of Offering False Confessions   Naomi E. Sevin Goldstein   Lois Oberlander Condie   Rachel Kalbeitzer   Douglas Osman   Jessica L. Geier     69
Criminal and Delinquent Behavior     79
Introduction and Commentary
Resilience and Antisocial Behavior   Curt R. Bartol     81
Drugsand Sexual Assault: A Review   Elena Pope   Michelle Shouldice     97
Is It Stalking? Perceptions of Stalking Among College Undergraduates   Lorraine Phillips   Ryan Quirk   Barry Rosenfeld   Maureen O'Connor     101
Psychopathy: A Clinical Construct Whose Time Has Come   Robert D. Hare     111
Child Sexual Molestation: Research Issues   Robert A. Prentky   Raymond A. Knight   Austin F. S. Lee     123
Victimology and Victim Services     135
Introduction and Commentary
A 10-Year Update of "Review and Critique of Empirical Studies of Rape Avoidance"   Sarah E. Ullman     137
Reporting Sexual Victimization to the Police and Others: Results From a National-Level Study of College Women   Bonnie S. Fisher   Leah E. Daigle   Francis T. Cullen   Michael G. Turner     153
Patterns of Anti-Gay Violence: An Analysis of Incident Characteristics and Victim Reporting   Kristen Kuehnle   Anne Sullivan     167
Offenders' Family Members' Responses to Capital Crimes: The Need for Restorative Justice Initiatives   Sarah Eschholz   Mark D. Reed   Elizabeth Beck   Pamela Blume Leonard     177
Psychology and the Courts      187
Introduction and Commentary
Forensic Mental Health Experts in the Court-An Ethical Dilemma   George B. Palermo     189
Cross-Cultural Forensic Neuropsychological Assessment   Tedd Judd   Breean Beggs     193
Assessing Allegations of Domestic Violence in Child Custody Evaluations   James N. Bow   Paul Boxer     207
Three Types of Skills for Effective Forensic Psychological Assessments   Marc Sageman     217
Developmentally Sensitive Forensic Interviewing of Preschool Children: Some Guidelines Drawn From Basic Psychological Research   Connie M. Tang     227
Correctional Psychology     239
Introduction and Commentary
A National Survey of Correctional Psychologists   Jennifer L. Boothby   Carl B. Clements     241
The Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Offenders: The Current Landscape and Some Future Directions for Correctional Psychology   J. Stephen Wormith   Richard Althouse   Mark Simpson   Lorraine R. Reitzel   Thomas J. Fagan   Robert D. Morgan     251
What Is Correctional About Clinical Practice in Corrections?   Philip R. Magaletta   Marc W. Patry   Erik F. Dietz   Robert K. Ax     261
Multisystemic Therapy for Antisocial Juveniles: Suggestions for Improvement   Willem H. J. Martens     269
References     273
Index     311
About the Editors     329

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