Child psychology and the Law.

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British Psychological Society , Leicester
SeriesEducational and child psychology -- vol. 2. no.2
ContributionsBritish Psychological Society. Division of Educational and Child Psychology.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21518643M
ISBN 100901715506

Children and the Law: The Essential Readings is edited by Ray Bull, one of the United Kingdom's foremost and pioneering forensic psychologists. This book offers a thought provoking collection of papers to illustrate the difficulties and misunderstandings that can easily arise when children's lives and experiences collide with the requirements of the law.4/5(1).

Gerald P. Koocher is chief psychologist at Boston’s Children’s Hospital and an associate professor of psychology at Harvard Medical School. He is editor of the journal Ethics and Behavior and coauthor, with John E. O’Malley, of The Damocles Syndrome: Psycho-social Consequences of Surviving Childhood by: Bette L.

Bottoms, PhD, is Professor of Psychology and Dean Emerita of the Honors College at the University of Illinois at Chicago. She has published numerous articles and books about child abuse, children's eyewitness testimony, and jurors' perceptions of child victims and offenders.5/5(2).

In addition to Introduction to Forensic Psychology, she has coauthored Juvenile Delinquency: A Systems Approach; Delinquency and Justice: A Psychosocial Approach; Psychology and Law: Theory, Research, and Application; Criminal Behavior; and Criminal and Behavioral Profiling.5/5(5).

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