Children's Testimony: A Handbook of Psychological Research and Forensic Practice
Copyright © 2002 John Wiley & Sons Ltd
Editor(s): Helen L. Westcott, Graham M. Davies, Ray H. C. Bull
Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
Print ISBN: 9780471491729
Online ISBN: 9780470713679
About this Book
Children's Testimony offers a comprehensive and up-to-date assessment of issues relating to children's evidence. Starting with psychological underpinnings and child protection considerations, the reader is taken through a clearly structured and timely collection of chapters from internationally renowned contributors.
Pointers for practitioners are clearly highlighted throughout and a unique, jargon-free glossary of psychological terms encountered in child witness research is included making this a highly practical text.
* An accessible review of existing knowledge and preview of new and recent developments in psychological research and forensic practice
* An outstanding group of international contributors
* Offers a broad scope that considers all the key areas of research and practice