Introduction to Forensic Psychology: Issues and Controversies in Crime and Justice
Introduction to Forensic Psychology, Second Edition is an original approach to understanding how psychologists impact the research, practice, and policy of crime, law, and justice. Divided into four sections on criminal forensics, civil forensics, policing and law enforcement, and corrections and prison practices, the text examines police, court, and correctional aspects o...more
Hardcover, 600 pages
Published December 24th 2004 by Academic Press
(first published January 2000)
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This is a great introductory book on forensic psychology. The subjects are relevant to any person interested in the subject of law, psychology and criminology. It is simple to read despite the complexity of its contents. Although it is a textbook, the issues and cases included in the book are very diverse and bring to light the most controversial issues and laws within our criminal justice system.