Chapter 15. A German Perspective on Children's Testimony

  1. Helen L. Westcott2,
  2. Graham M. Davies3 and
  3. Ray H. C. Bull4
  1. Günter Köhnken

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713679.ch15

Children's Testimony: A Handbook of Psychological Research and Forensic Practice

Children's Testimony: A Handbook of Psychological Research and Forensic Practice

How to Cite

Köhnken, G. (2002) A German Perspective on Children's Testimony, in Children's Testimony: A Handbook of Psychological Research and Forensic Practice (eds H. L. Westcott, G. M. Davies and R. H. C. Bull), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713679.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Faculty of Social Sciences, The Open University, Milton Keynes, UK

  2. 3

    Department of Psychology, University of Leicester, UK

  3. 4

    Department of Psychology, University of Portsmouth, UK

Author Information

  1. Institut für Psychologie, University of Kiel, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471491729

Online ISBN: 9780470713679

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Keywords:

  • criminal trial;
  • children's testimony;
  • inquisitorial system;
  • professional judges;
  • juveniles

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Courts

  • Court Preparation Programmes

  • The Expert Witness

  • A Case Example

  • Summary And Conclusion

  • References