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A tremor in the blood : uses and abuses of the lie detector  Cover Image Book Book

A tremor in the blood : uses and abuses of the lie detector / David T. Lykken.

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  • ISBN: 0306457822
  • Physical Description: xvi, 333 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Edition: [New ed.]
  • Publisher: New York : Plenum Trade, c1998.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 309-325) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The concept -- A brief history -- Evaluating the evidence -- The methods -- The control question test -- Polygraph screening techniques -- Voice stress analysis -- The applications -- Preemployment screening -- Honesty testing -- The lie detector and the courts -- How to beat the lie detector -- Detecting guilty knowledge -- Forensic uses.
Subject: Lie detectors and detection.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kirtland Community College.


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Kirtland Community College Library HV 8078 .L94 1998 30526687 General Collection Available -

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