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Instructions, Verdicts, and Judicial Behavior : Readings in Trial Advocacy and the Social Sciences - Robert M. Krivoshey

Instructions, Verdicts, and Judicial Behavior

Readings in Trial Advocacy and the Social Sciences

Hardcover Published: 1st December 1993
ISBN: 9780815314226
Number Of Pages: 368

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Series Introduction
Volume Introduction
On the Requirements of Proof: The Timing of Judicial Instruction and Mock Juror Verdictsp. 1
Toward Criminal Jury Instructions that Jurors Can Understandp. 12
On the Inefficacy of Limiting Instructions: When Jurors Use Prior Conviction Evidence to Decide on Guiltp. 49
Guidelines for Drafting Understandable Jury Instructions: An Introduction to the Use of Psycholinguisticsp. 61
Effect of Particularized Instructions on Evaluation of Eyewitness Identification Evidencep. 77
Do Jurors Understand Criminal Jury Instructions? Analyzing the Results of the Michigan Juror Comprehension Projectp. 93
A Comparison of Verdicts Obtained in Severed and Joined Criminal Trialsp. 130
The Effects of Consensus Requirements and Multiple Decisions on Mock Juror Verdict Preferencesp. 143
Biases in Trials Involving Defendants Charged with Multiple Offensesp. 159
Runaway Verdicts or Reasoned Determinations: Mock Juror Strategies in Awarding Damagesp. 187
Lawyers' Predictions of Successp. 213
Determining Damages: The Influence of Expert Testimony on Jurors' Decision Makingp. 231
Judges' Nonverbal Behavior in Jury Trials: A Threat to Judicial Impartialityp. 242
The Appearance of Justice: Judges' Verbal and Nonverbal Behavior in Criminal Jury Trialsp. 275
Acknowledgmentsp. 351
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ISBN: 9780815314226
ISBN-10: 0815314221
Series: Readings in Trial Advocacy and the Social Sciences
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 368
Published: 1st December 1993
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 24.13 x 15.88  x 2.54
Weight (kg): 0.66
Edition Number: 1