Handbook of Psychology, Forensic Psychology / Edition 1

Handbook of Psychology, Forensic Psychology / Edition 1

by Alan M. Goldstein, Irving B. (Eds.) Weiner, Irving B. Weiner, Irving B. Weine
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0471619205

ISBN-13: 9780471619208

Pub. Date: 09/22/2003

Publisher: Wiley

  • Includes established theories and cutting-edge developments.
  • Presents the work of an international group of experts.
  • Presents the nature, origin, implications, an future course of major unresolved issues in the area.

Overview

  • Includes established theories and cutting-edge developments.
  • Presents the work of an international group of experts.
  • Presents the nature, origin, implications, an future course of major unresolved issues in the area.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471619208
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
09/22/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
624
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.31(d)

Table of Contents

Handbook of Psychology: Preface (Irving B. Weiner).

Volume Preface (Alan M. Goldstein).

Contributors.

PART ONE: NATURE OF THE FIELD.

1. Overview of Forensic Psychology (Alan M. Goldstein).

2. Forensic Training and Practice (Ira K. Packer and Randy Borum).

3. Ethical Principles and Professional Competencies (Herbert  N. Weissman and Deborah M. DeBow).

4. Expert Testimony: Law and Practice (Charles P. Ewing).

PART TWO: APPROACHES TO FORENSIC ASSESSMENT.

5. Third Party Information in Forensic Assessment (Kirk Heilbrum, et al.).

6. Forensic and Clinical Issues in the Assessment of Psychopathy (James F. Hemphill and Stephen D. Hart).

7. Evaluation of Malingering and Deception (Richard Rogers and Scott D. Bender).

PART THREE: SPECIAL TOPICS IN FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY.

8. Forensic Assessment for High-Risk Occupations (Randy Borum, et al.).

9. Eyewitness Memory for People and Events (Gary L. Wells and Elizabeth F. Loftus).

10. Voir Dire and Jury Selection (Margaret B. Kovera, et al.).

PART FOUR: CIVIL FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY.

11. Child Custody Evaluation (Randy K. Otto, et al.).

12. Assessment of Childhood Trauma (Steven N. Sparta).

13. Personal Injury Examinations in Torts for Emotional Distress (Stuart A. Greenberg).

14. Assessing Employment Discrimination and Harassment (Melba J. T. Vasquez, et al.).

15. Forensic Evaluation in Americans with Disability Act Cases (William E. Foote).

16. Substituted Judgment: Roles for the Forensic Psychologist (Eric Y. Drogin and Curtis L. Barrett).

PART FIVE: CRIMINAL FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY.

17. Forensic Evaluation in Delinquency Cases (Thomas Grisso).

18. Competence to Confess (Lois B. Oberlander, et al.).

19. Assessment of Competence to Stand Trial (Kathleen P. Stafford).

20. Evaluation of Criminal Responsibility (Alan M. Goldstein, et al.).

21 Sentencing Determinations in Death Penalty Cases (Mark D. Cunningham and Alan M. Goldstein).

22. Child Sexual Abuse Evaluations (Kathryn Kuehnle).

PART SIX: FORENSIC ASSESSMENT OF SPECIAL POPULATIONS.

23. Evaluation of Sexual Predators (Mary Alice Conroy).

24. Battered Woman Syndrome in the Courts (Diane R. Follingstad).

25. Pathologies of Attachment, Violence, and Criminality (J. R. Meloy).

26. Violence Risk Assessment (John Monahan).

PART SEVEN: EMERGING DIRECTIONS.

27. Forensic Psychology, Public Policy, and The Law (Daniel A. Krauss and Bruce D. Sales).

28. Therapeutic Jurisprudence (Susan Daicoff and David B. Wexler).

Author Index.

Subject Index.

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