The Psychology Of Tort Law

Author: Jennifer K. Robbennolt
Publisher: NYU Press
ISBN: 0814724809
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Tort rules and procedures also generate significant controversy—most visibly in political debates over tort reform. The Psychology of Tort Law explores tort law through the lens of psychological science.

Advances In Psychology And Law

Author: Monica K. Miller
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319294067
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This first volume of an exciting annual series presents important new developments in the psychology behind issues in the law and its applications.

Psychology Psychiatry And The Law

Author: Charles Patrick Ewing
Publisher: Professional Resource Press
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A classic resource for over 15 years. Psychology and psychiatry are discussed in relation to criminal justice, civil commitment, family law, tort law, and workers' compensation.

Ideology Psychology And Law

Author: Jon Hanson
Publisher: OUP USA
ISBN: 9780199737512
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This book brings together international experts on those topics to examine the sometimes unsettling interactions between psychology, ideology, and law.

Modern Tort Law

Author: V.H. Harpwood
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135252998
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Hewas able to provethat he had suffered serious psychological damage
asaresult ofmany failures onthe part of thelocal authority's social workers. The
judge held that there was no reason why the imposition of a duty couldbe
anything butfair, just and reasonable, X (Minors) v Bedfordshire CC[1995] 2AC
633andZ&others vUK(2001) FLR 612,(Caparo Industries Plc v Dickman [1990]
2AC 605).Mr Justice Eady reviewed the concept of duty of care in relation to local

The Corsini Encyclopedia Of Psychology And Behavioral Science

Author: W. Edward Craighead
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471240969
Size: 23.87 MB
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Psychology of the law involves studying the decision-making processes of
litigants (e.g.. should I sue. and should I settle?t. criminals (e.g.. what makes a
target vulnerable?t. victims (e.g.. have I been the victim of a crime and is it worth
pressing charges?t. police (e.g.. ... If the results of this research are applied. then
we may not need legislatures to reform tort law. ... Psychology by the law refers to
the laws. statutes. regulations. and ordinances that affect the practice of

Tort Law

Author: Marshall Cavendish Corporation
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9781845680152
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Cavendish lawcards are complete pocket sized guides to the key examinable areas of law.

Law Psychology And Morality

Author: Eyal Zamir
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199972052
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role that tort law and the law of unjust enrichment play in all legal systems (
Section B); the central role and different statuses of the four interests protected by
remedies for breach of contract (Section C); the fundamentally different treatment
of takings and givings in constitutional property law (Section D); the defense of
necessity and bad Samaritan laws in criminal law (Section E); the much greater
constitutional protection afforded to civil and political rights compared to social
and ...

Psychology And Law

Author: Andreas Kapardis
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521531610
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4 Naivete, that is, undue ignorance of procedural and substantive law that
pertains to one's area of work. Remedying this is essential in order to achieve
high external validity of one's findings and is conducive for identifying more and
interesting legal questions to be investigated (p. 12) and, finally, 5 Myopia, that is,
being interested in a few, narrow, areas of psychology such as jury decision-
making or eyewitness testimony (pp. 13-14). As already mentioned above, legal
psychologists ...