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The Detection of Deception in Forensic Contexts

The Detection of Deception in Forensic Contexts

by Par Anders Granhag
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521541573

ISBN-13: 9780521541572

Pub. Date: 11/01/2004

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

For the benefit of people working in forensic settings, European and American academics look at the different types of deception that take place in contexts that raise legal questions, and the different methods for detecting such deception. They cover lie-detection techniques, special issues facing lie catchers, and enhancing lie-detection accuracy. The 14 studies are

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For the benefit of people working in forensic settings, European and American academics look at the different types of deception that take place in contexts that raise legal questions, and the different methods for detecting such deception. They cover lie-detection techniques, special issues facing lie catchers, and enhancing lie-detection accuracy. The 14 studies are expanded from presentations at a March 2003 conference in Gothenburg, Sweden. Annotation ©2006 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521541572
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/01/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.79(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I. Introduction; 1. Research on deception detection: past and present P. A. Granhag and L. A. Strömwall; Part II. Lie-Detection Techniques: 2. Discerning lies from truths: behavioural cues to deception and the indirect pathways of intuition B. M. DePaulo and W. L. Morris; 3. Statement validity analysis and the detection of the truth G. Köhnken; 4. Reality monitoring and detection of deception S. L. Sporer; 5. The psychophysiological detection of deception C. R. Honts; Part III. Special Problems Facing a Lie-Catcher: 6. Lies travel: mendacity in a mobile world C. F. Bond and S. R. Rao; 7. Coping with suggestion and deception in children's accounts G. Davies; 8. The detection of false confessions S. Kassin; 9. Crime-related amnesia as a form of deception S. Å. Christianson and H. Merckelbach; Part IV. Enhancing Lie-Detection Accuracy: 10. Practitioners' beliefs about deception L. A. Strömwall, P. A. Granhag and M. Hartwig; 11. Training to detect deception from behavioural cues: attempts and problems R. Bull; 12. The wizards of deception detection M. O'Sullivan and P. Ekman; 13. Guidelines to catch a liar A Vrij; Part V. Conclusions: 14. Research on deception detection: future challenges P. A. Granhag and L. A. Strömwall.

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