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The Resource True witness : cops, courts, science, and the battle against misidentification, James M. Doyle

True witness : cops, courts, science, and the battle against misidentification, James M. Doyle

Label
True witness : cops, courts, science, and the battle against misidentification
Title
True witness
Title remainder
cops, courts, science, and the battle against misidentification
Statement of responsibility
James M. Doyle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Doyle, James M.
Dewey number
345.73/066
Index
index present
LC call number
KF9756
LC item number
.D69 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Judicial error
  • Eyewitness identification
  • DNA fingerprinting
  • Criminal justice, Administration of
Label
True witness : cops, courts, science, and the battle against misidentification, James M. Doyle
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [207]-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I was as sure as I could be -- The lawyer alone is obdurate: Professor Munsterberg battles Dean Wigmore -- The lawyers' art: bad verdicts from good witnesses -- Nobody likes a smartass: Bob Buckhout joins the battle -- The book on the street: the cops, the courts, and the eyewitnesses -- We took Loftus seriously: Elizabeth Loftus and the science of memory -- The way we look at seeing: the accelerating study of eyewitness memory -- The government wins when justice is done in its courts: three prosecutors -- DNA to the rescue (of some) -- Break out shot: Gary Wells and the system -- A technical working group: the police craft a new book -- A road ahead: the continuing study of wrongful convictions -- An endgame: looking back on Gary Graham
Control code
ocm55067734
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 223 pages
Isbn
9781403964304
Lccn
2004049756
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55067734
  • (Sirsi) a839348
Label
True witness : cops, courts, science, and the battle against misidentification, James M. Doyle
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [207]-217) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I was as sure as I could be -- The lawyer alone is obdurate: Professor Munsterberg battles Dean Wigmore -- The lawyers' art: bad verdicts from good witnesses -- Nobody likes a smartass: Bob Buckhout joins the battle -- The book on the street: the cops, the courts, and the eyewitnesses -- We took Loftus seriously: Elizabeth Loftus and the science of memory -- The way we look at seeing: the accelerating study of eyewitness memory -- The government wins when justice is done in its courts: three prosecutors -- DNA to the rescue (of some) -- Break out shot: Gary Wells and the system -- A technical working group: the police craft a new book -- A road ahead: the continuing study of wrongful convictions -- An endgame: looking back on Gary Graham
Control code
ocm55067734
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 223 pages
Isbn
9781403964304
Lccn
2004049756
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)55067734
  • (Sirsi) a839348

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