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Forensic Psychology

  • Psychologie im Familienrecht - zum Nutzen oder Schaden des Kindes?by Uwe Tewes

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 14.99

    Dieses lebenspraktische Sachbuch greift die öffentliche Diskussion überUngerechtigkeiten im Scheidungsverfahren, gerichtliche Fehlurteile undfamilienpsychologische Gutachter als ?heimliche Richter? auf. Es beschreibtanschaulich das sehr komplexe System der Zusammenarbeit von Gerichten,Gutachtern, Anwälten, Jugendämtern und Verfahrensbeiständen der... more...

  • Deviant Behaviorby Cliff Roberson; Elena Azaola Garrido

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 81.95

    Deviant behavior is not a subject that you study in school and then file away. It is a study of life and is ever changing. Defining the concept of deviant behavior is one of the most difficult tasks to overcome when studying the subject. Sociologists probably disagree more over the meaning of deviant behavior than any other subject. Deviant Behavior... more...

  • Wenn Eltern sich streitenby Hans-Jürgen Gaugl

    Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2016; US$ 14.99

    In einzigartiger Form bietet der Autor sowohl zu den Herausforderungen von Scheidungsfamilien, als auch zu den Aufgaben der Berufszweige, welche hier Unterstützung anbieten, praktische und hilfreiche Antworten. Ohne dabei auf wissenschaftliche Hintergründe verzichten zu müssen, werden praktische Fälle für jedermann nachvollziehbar und auch fesselnd... more...

  • Creating Cultural Monstersby Julie B. Wiest

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 87.95

    Serial murderers generate an abundance of public interest, media coverage, and law enforcement attention, yet after decades of studies, serial murder researchers have been unable to answer the most important question: Why? Providing a unique and comprehensive exploration, Creating Cultural Monsters: Serial Murder in America explains connections... more...

  • Fatal Violenceby Ronald M. Holmes; Stephen T. Holmes

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 97.95

    From serial murderers to parents who kill, Fatal Violence: Case Studies and Analysis of Emerging Forms provides an insider?s look at a phenomenon that has existed since the dawn of man and cuts across social/economic barriers and cultures. Offering a rare glimpse into the minds of predators and containing chilling details of motives and methods,... more...

  • The Study of Violent Crimeby Scott Mire; Cliff Roberson

    CRC Press 2016; US$ 90.95

    Violence is a complex subject that is rooted in a multitude of disciplines, including not only criminology but also psychology, sociology, biology, and other social science disciplines. It is only through understanding violence as a concept that we can hope to respond to it appropriately and to prevent it. The Study of Violent Crime: Its Correlates... more...

  • Cognitive Self Changeby Jack Bush; Daryl M. Harris; Richard J. Parker

    Wiley 2016; US$ 119.95

    This book draws on the latest literature to highlight a fundamental challenge in offender rehabilitation; it questions the ability of contemporary approaches to address this challenge, and proposes an alternative strategy of criminal justice that integrates control, opportunity, and autonomy. • Provides an up to date review of the links between... more...

  • Inside Forensic Psychologyby Tiffany Masson; Tiffany Masson

    ABC-CLIO 2016; US$ 73.00

    In this absorbing and illustrative volume, experienced forensic psychologists explain the specialized field's intersection between psychology and the justice system. It documents psychologists' interviews with involved parties, the law research they conduct, and their testimony in court on issues that include competency to stand trial, Miranda evaluations,... more...

  • Wisdom's Workshopby James Axtell

    Princeton University Press 2016; US$ 35.00

    When universities began in the Middle Ages, Pope Gregory IX described them as "wisdom's special workshop." He could not have foreseen how far these institutions would travel and develop. Tracing the eight-hundred-year evolution of the elite research university from its roots in medieval Europe to its remarkable incarnation today, Wisdom's Workshop... more...

  • Treatment of Sex Offendersby D. Richard Laws; William O'Donohue

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 99.00

    This rigorous survey offers a comprehensive rethinking of the assessment and treatment of sexual offenders for a bold challenge to practitioners. It critiques what we understand about offenders and the mechanisms of offending behaviors, and examines how this knowledge can best be used to reduce offending and relapses.   To this end, experts... more...