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The Psychological Foundations of Criminal Justice - RIEBER, Robert W.; VETTER, Harold J.

The John Jay Press, 1978, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good+ - in Good+ DJ. DJ slightly ruffled along edges, some small nicks and chips and a little faded. Lightly rubbed at head and tail. Tape remnants to fold-ins and pastedowns. Internally bright and clean.

Historical Perspectives on Forensic Psychology. In this first of two volumes, the editors have attempted to define those areas of study in psychology and psychiatry that have historically affected the evolution of criminal justice. After providing an historical overview of forensic psychology and forensic psychiatry in the 19th and 20th centuries, the editors examine the development of those psychological issues which became increasingly important to courts, corrections, and to the legal profession. 305pp. Index. Size: 8vo Medium (8" x 5½" approx.) Dust wrapper in protective, removable sleeve.


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