Effective Interviewing and Interrogation Techniques / Edition 2

Effective Interviewing and Interrogation Techniques / Edition 2

by William L. Fleisher
     
 

ISBN-10: 0123694906

ISBN-13: 9780123694904

Pub. Date: 01/09/2006

Publisher: Elsevier Science

Effective Interviewing and Interrogation Techniques believably answers the question, How do you know when someone is lying? It also provides a guide for interviewing probable suspects and interrogating likely perpetrators on techniques and tradecraft.
This book covers topics about searching for truth and revealing lies. It presents forensic assessments based on

Overview

Effective Interviewing and Interrogation Techniques believably answers the question, How do you know when someone is lying? It also provides a guide for interviewing probable suspects and interrogating likely perpetrators on techniques and tradecraft.
This book covers topics about searching for truth and revealing lies. It presents forensic assessments based on psychophysiology, and assessments on the basis of non-verbal behavior. The book also covers interview and interrogation preparation, as well as question formulation. It discusses the Morgan Interview Theme Technique or MITT, and the Forensic Assessment Interview or FAINT. The book addresses techniques for interviewing children and the mentally challenged, and offers information about pre-employment interviews. It also explains how to understand aggressive behavior and how to deal with angry people. The book concludes by presenting future methods for searching for the truth.
Law enforcement and security professionals, as well as prosecutors, criminal defense lawyers, and civil litigators will find this book invaluable.

• The only book to address FAINT, IIT, and MITT in one source
• Enables the interviewer to obtain a confession that can stand up in court
• Includes an online workbook with practical exercises to assist the reader

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780123694904
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
01/09/2006
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.80(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

About the Authorsvii
Acknowledgementsviii
Prefaceix
1The Search for Truth1
2Truth and Lies11
3Psycho-Physiological Basis of the Forensic Assessment17
4Preparation for the Interview/Interrogation27
5Mitt and Scan37
6Question Formulation45
7Projective Analysis of Unwitting Verbal Cues53
8Nonverbal Behavioral Assessment61
9Behavioral Assessment--Conclusion89
10Pre-Employment Interviewing103
11Legal Considerations107
12Statements, Recordings and Videos113
13The Integrated Interrogation Technique117
Appendix AForensic Assessment Interview133
Appendix BPre-Employment Booklet143
Bibliography163
Author Index167
Subject Index169

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