Chapter 8. Enhancing Eyewitness Memory: Developments in Theory and Practice

  1. Adrian Needs and
  2. Graham Towl
  1. Pam Newlands

Published Online: 1 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693971.ch8

Applying Psychology to Forensic Practice

Applying Psychology to Forensic Practice

How to Cite

Newlands, P. (2008) Enhancing Eyewitness Memory: Developments in Theory and Practice, in Applying Psychology to Forensic Practice (eds A. Needs and G. Towl), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693971.ch8

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405105415

Online ISBN: 9780470693971

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Keywords:

  • eyewitness memory;
  • criminal justice system;
  • sketch artists;
  • cognitive interview;
  • psychological principles of memory

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Descriptive Phase

  • The Identification Phase

  • Areas for Future Development

  • Notes