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Judicial Decision Making

Is Psychology Relevant? (Perspectives in Law & Psychology)

by Lawrence S. Wrightsman

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  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Civil law (general works),
  • Psychology,
  • Psychology Of Special Subjects,
  • Law,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • USA,
  • Legal System,
  • Social Psychology,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Applied Psychology,
  • Psychology : Social Psychology,
  • Cognitive Psychology,
  • Courts - General,
  • Judges,
  • Judicial Process,
  • Psychological aspects,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9404071M
    ISBN 100306461544
    ISBN 109780306461545

      J — Gregory Mitchell, the Daniel Caplin Professor of Law at the University of Virginia, recently co-edited a book with politics professor David Klein, "The Psychology of Judicial Decision-Making." Mitchell, who holds both a J.D. and Ph.D. in psychology from the University of California, Berkeley, teaches courses in civil litigation and law and psychology, and his.


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The pdf helps us to understand influences on judicial decision-making and how pdf combat these problems. Through the chapter, the ABA book, and other efforts, such as training of judges by the Federal Judicial Center under the leadership of Judge Jeremy Fogel, important efforts to reduce implicit bias are underway.- judicial independence is arguably threatened by several additional issues (not under financial tenure etc) - download pdf threat: when the government tries to directly infleucen decision making etc - indirect: otehrs - judicial exposure to vicil or criminal proceedings - politicians contacting judges about cases - judicial education - structural.Judicial activism refers to Judicial philosophy that posits that the courts ebook go ebook the words of the constitution or a statute to consider broader societal implications of its decisions.

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