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The Resource Three false convictions, many lessons : the psychopathology of unjust prosecutions, David C. Anderson and Nigel P. Scott

Three false convictions, many lessons : the psychopathology of unjust prosecutions, David C. Anderson and Nigel P. Scott

Label
Three false convictions, many lessons : the psychopathology of unjust prosecutions
Title
Three false convictions, many lessons
Title remainder
the psychopathology of unjust prosecutions
Statement of responsibility
David C. Anderson and Nigel P. Scott
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Anderson, David C
Dewey number
345.0122
Index
index present
LC call number
K5560
LC item number
.A534 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Scott, Nigel P.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Judicial error
  • Judicial error
  • LAW
  • Judicial error
Label
Three false convictions, many lessons : the psychopathology of unjust prosecutions, David C. Anderson and Nigel P. Scott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Copyright and publication details; Table of Contents; About the authors; Acknowledgements; Dedication; Publisher's note; Glossary of relevant terms; Dramatis Personae; Introduction; Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito; Stefan Kiszko; Darlie Routier; A reluctance to acknowledge mistakes; Human psychology, superstition and belief; The internet age and mass media; Avoiding mistakes; The Law, The Human Brain and Psychopathy; Medicine and law: How both need to be controlled; The science of empathy, psychopathy, and modern concepts of evil; Gender differences in empathy and systemising
  • Testosterone effects on the brain/specific syndromesThe Psychopathy Checklist; High functioning (non-criminal) psychopaths; Are there psychopaths within the justice system?; The danger of relying on confessions; Trust and exploitation in unjust prosecutions; The importance and dangers of trust; On WYSIWYGs and WYSIJACs; The cancer of collective psychopathy; Witch-burning and exploitation of sympathy and horror; Some provisional thoughts; Murder in Perugia: An Improbable Conviction; The Kercher case; Occam's Razor versus dietrologia; Inspector Occam's reconstruction of Meredith's murder
  • Rudy Guede's troubled pastRudy Guede's troubled present; Criminal profiling; Dietrologia: An improbable case is constructed; Romance and classical music; Amanda first on the crime scene; The strange case of the missing phones; Meredith's body discovered; Occam applied to Perugia's polizio-judicial system; Psychopathy and the justice system; The Monster of Florence; Prejudicial effect of the civil case in Italian law; Forensic shortcomings; Abuse of DNA evidence; Errors of omission and the time of Meredith's death; The necessity that the break-in was simulated not real
  • False and contrived witnessesDestruction of important evidence; The unfortunate case of the shoe prints; Human rights issues; Willing exploitation of the press; A crime within a crime?; Italians in Court: One Man's View From No Man's Land; A hard time seeking to convince the press and media; Observations from court during the appeal; Courtroom ritual; An invitation to meet the prosecutors; John Follain: A critique; Press and media when the court was in session; Two years later: The appeal against the appeal; 'A nonsensical pile from Nencini (viz a nonsencini)'
  • Nd what drives the trolls€; Trolls harass and threaten offline as well; Hijacking of the Wikipedia page; The curious case of Harry Rag; Anonymous blogging; A brush with Harry; Harry Rag's exultation at the Nencini verdict; The baiting of Harry Rag
Control code
959864803
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (290 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781910979143
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4694317
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)959864803
Label
Three false convictions, many lessons : the psychopathology of unjust prosecutions, David C. Anderson and Nigel P. Scott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front cover; Copyright and publication details; Table of Contents; About the authors; Acknowledgements; Dedication; Publisher's note; Glossary of relevant terms; Dramatis Personae; Introduction; Amanda Knox and Raffaele Sollecito; Stefan Kiszko; Darlie Routier; A reluctance to acknowledge mistakes; Human psychology, superstition and belief; The internet age and mass media; Avoiding mistakes; The Law, The Human Brain and Psychopathy; Medicine and law: How both need to be controlled; The science of empathy, psychopathy, and modern concepts of evil; Gender differences in empathy and systemising
  • Testosterone effects on the brain/specific syndromesThe Psychopathy Checklist; High functioning (non-criminal) psychopaths; Are there psychopaths within the justice system?; The danger of relying on confessions; Trust and exploitation in unjust prosecutions; The importance and dangers of trust; On WYSIWYGs and WYSIJACs; The cancer of collective psychopathy; Witch-burning and exploitation of sympathy and horror; Some provisional thoughts; Murder in Perugia: An Improbable Conviction; The Kercher case; Occam's Razor versus dietrologia; Inspector Occam's reconstruction of Meredith's murder
  • Rudy Guede's troubled pastRudy Guede's troubled present; Criminal profiling; Dietrologia: An improbable case is constructed; Romance and classical music; Amanda first on the crime scene; The strange case of the missing phones; Meredith's body discovered; Occam applied to Perugia's polizio-judicial system; Psychopathy and the justice system; The Monster of Florence; Prejudicial effect of the civil case in Italian law; Forensic shortcomings; Abuse of DNA evidence; Errors of omission and the time of Meredith's death; The necessity that the break-in was simulated not real
  • False and contrived witnessesDestruction of important evidence; The unfortunate case of the shoe prints; Human rights issues; Willing exploitation of the press; A crime within a crime?; Italians in Court: One Man's View From No Man's Land; A hard time seeking to convince the press and media; Observations from court during the appeal; Courtroom ritual; An invitation to meet the prosecutors; John Follain: A critique; Press and media when the court was in session; Two years later: The appeal against the appeal; 'A nonsensical pile from Nencini (viz a nonsencini)'
  • Nd what drives the trolls€; Trolls harass and threaten offline as well; Hijacking of the Wikipedia page; The curious case of Harry Rag; Anonymous blogging; A brush with Harry; Harry Rag's exultation at the Nencini verdict; The baiting of Harry Rag
Control code
959864803
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (290 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781910979143
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
4694317
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)959864803

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