Third Edition   ©2018

Forensic and Legal Psychology

Psychological Science Applied to Law

Mark Costanzo (Claremont McKenna College) , Daniel Krauss (Claremont McKenna College)

  • ISBN-10: 1-319-06031-5; ISBN-13: 978-1-319-06031-2; Format: Cloth Text, 560 pages

Important changes in content and organization include:

  • Expanded coverage of the impact of technology in and out of the courtroom.
  • New material on police selection and training and on the role of implicit bias in police shootings.
  • New material on the use of neuroscience and brain scan evidence in criminal cases.
  • Expanded coverage of research on the death penalty.
  • Added coverage of alternatives to prison.
  • New material on the use of large data sets to predict and prevent crime.
  • More than 300 new research citations.
  • More than 40 new legal case citations.
  • Complex material revised and clarified.
  • Chapters reordered for more logical sequence.
  • Headings and subheadings revised, with numerous new subheadings for clearer organization of content.