Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
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Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology
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Hess, A. K. 2010. Forensic Psychology. Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology. 1–3.
- Published Online: 30 JAN 2010
Forensic psychology refers to the three ways psychology and law interact (A. K. Hess, 2006). Notwithstanding the common association of forensic with autopsies as in forensic medicine, the three ways are (1) psychology by the law, (2) psychology in the law, and (3) psychology of the law.
- psychology and the law;
- law and psychology;
- forensic psychology