By Rajpal kaur
Forensic Psychology is the application of the science and profession of psychology to questions and issues relating to law and the legal system. The world “forensic” comes from the Latin word “forensic” meaning “of the forum”, where the law courts of ancient Rome were held. Today forensic refers to the application of scientific principles and practices to the adversary process where specially knowledge scientists play a role.
An extremely informative, very useful book for understanding and writing about Forensic psychology. Many writers, the author suggests, write about Forensic psychologists without really appreciating what they do or how they do it. The editor cites numerous examples from fiction to illustrate different points. The book gives budding writers, and anyone else with an interest in this subject, a solid grounding in the history, terminology, and techniques of Forensic psychology.
Contents include : Forensic Psychology : An Introduction; Psychopaths; The Predators Among Us; Psychopaths in Youth; Inner Life of Rapists; Killer Cults from Apocalypse; Assessment of Antisocial Youth; Legal and Ethical Issues in Psychopathy Assessment; Psychopathy in Forensic and Clinical Practice; Multiple Personality and Crime; Recovered Recollections of Childhood Abuse; Psychopathy and Sexual Aggression; Psychopathy and The Criminal Lifestyle: Similarities and Differences; Bibliography; Index.
About the Author: Rajpal Kaur, M.A., M.ED., is at present Principles Shri Guru Harkishan Sahib College for Women, Ludhiana Dist., Punjab. Mrs. Rajpal Kaur is an educationist by profession with interest in Psychological studies. She has over ten years of teaching experience in various educational institutions. She has been to Pakistan for SAMF2004 and is active in various cultural and educational programmes.
Author(s): Mirza Muhammad Hadi Ruswa,
ISBN : 8176297925
Pages : 316
Price : Rs. 580/-
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