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The Detection of Deception in Forensic Contexts

The Detection of Deception in Forensic Contexts

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Pär-Anders Granhag, Leif A. Strömwall, Bella M. DePaulo, Wendy L. Morris, Gunter Köhnken, Siegfired L. Sporer, Charles R. Honts, Charles F. Bond, Sandhya R. Rao, Graham Davies, Saul Kassin, Sven Åke Christianson, Harald Merckelbach, Maria Hartwig, Ray Bull, Maureen O'Sullivan, Paul Ekman, Aldert Vrij
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  • Date Published: February 2005
  • availability: Manufactured on demand: supplied direct from the printer
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521541572

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  • Deception detection has traditionally been characterized by approaches which analyze different aspects of deception such as verbal content, non-verbal behavior and polygraph testing. Recent intensive research in this field has resulted in an impressive corpus of cutting-edge knowledge. The contributions of international experts in this volume provide a valuable resource for academics, students and practitioners in the legal domain.

    • State of the art account of theory and research in the detection of deception
    • Also covers practical issues such as training professionals to detect deception
    • Leading team of international experts from wide range of backgrounds
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    • Date Published: February 2005
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521541572
    • length: 360 pages
    • dimensions: 229 x 152 x 20 mm
    • weight: 0.53kg
    • contains: 35 tables
    • availability: Manufactured on demand: supplied direct from the printer
  • 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.

  • Editors

    Pär Anders Granhag, Göteborgs Universitet, Sweden
    Pär Anders Granhag is Associate Professor in the Department of Psychology at Göteborg University (Sweden). He has published extensively in the field of legal and criminological psychology, particularly on deception and eyewitness testimony.

    Leif A. Strömwall, Göteborgs Universitet, Sweden
    Leif Strömwall is a researcher at the Department of Psychology at Göteborg University and his research mainly concerns deception detection.

    Contributors

    Pär-Anders Granhag, Leif A. Strömwall, Bella M. DePaulo, Wendy L. Morris, Gunter Köhnken, Siegfired L. Sporer, Charles R. Honts, Charles F. Bond, Sandhya R. Rao, Graham Davies, Saul Kassin, Sven Åke Christianson, Harald Merckelbach, Maria Hartwig, Ray Bull, Maureen O'Sullivan, Paul Ekman, Aldert Vrij

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