Forensic Psychology of Spousal Violence

Exploring the dynamics between victim and offender is paramount to answering important issues of character and vital for forensic research. This involves examining the role of the victim during and after victimization; this process is especially important for spousal violence because of the interactive process between the victim and the offender. Forensic Psychology of Spousal Violence covers the phenomenon of spousal violence and its different forms, discussing the consequences of abuse, providing research tips to be used in the field, including relevant case studies and much more. The innovative approach of this text fills a void in the current understanding of spousal violence. Uses international statistics to present data of women battered and/or deceased to educate, change mindsets and practices and ultimately reduce the number of battered women and spousal homicides in the future Includes current case studies Includes best practices for spousal abuse investigations Portable for use in fieldwork

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  • Author : Mauro Paulino
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 208 pages
  • ISBN : 012803534X
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Forensic Psychology of Spousal Violence

Forensic Psychology of Spousal Violence
  • Author : Mauro Paulino
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 10 May 2016
GET THIS BOOKForensic Psychology of Spousal Violence

Exploring the dynamics between victim and offender is paramount to answering important issues of character and vital for forensic research. This involves examining the role of the victim during and after victimization; this process is especially important for spousal violence because of the interactive process between the victim and the offender. Forensic Psychology of Spousal Violence covers the phenomenon of spousal violence and its different forms, discussing the consequences of abuse, providing research tips to be used in the field,

Toxic Couples: The Psychology of Domestic Violence

Toxic Couples: The Psychology of Domestic Violence
  • Author : Anna Motz
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 03 April 2014
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Domestic violence is a major public health concern, affecting millions worldwide. It is underreported, often devastating and sometimes ends in murder. In Toxic Couples: The Psychology of Domestic Violence, Anna Motz integrates psychological and criminological data with clinical illustrations and discussion of current high-profile cases. She examines the complex manifestations and multiple causes of intimate partner violence. Motz disentangles the roles played by those involved and examines the addictive nature of these damaging partnerships. The book describes various forms of

The Domestic Assault of Women

The Domestic Assault of Women
  • Author : Donald G. Dutton
  • Publisher : UBC Press
  • Release : 01 November 2011
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The Domestic Assault of Women relates social and criminal justice policy to empirically tested social psychological theory about the causes and effects of wife assault. Donald G. Dutton argues that only by understanding the psychology of both the aggressors and the victims of wife assault can we generate informed social and criminal justice policy. By linking the psychological factors that support assaultive habits to police arrest policy and subsequent treatment, Dutton shows how police/therapist intervention can interrupt assaultive behaviour

Police Personality and Domestic Violence

Police Personality and Domestic Violence
  • Author : Victoria Hargan
  • Publisher : Victoria Hargan
  • Release : 27 January 2012
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Author and forensic consultant Victoria Hargan reveals personality traits and characteristics that may be responsible for the high risk of domestic violence perpetrated by police officers. Police Personality and Domestic Violence offers a forensic psychological approach and review of literature on the scope of the problem when domestic violence is committed by a police officer. Research suggests that personality traits of police officers are similar to domestic abusers and that it is these very traits that make police officers effective

The Psychology of Criminal and Antisocial Behavior

The Psychology of Criminal and Antisocial Behavior
  • Author : Wayne Petherick,Grant Sinnamon
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 December 2016
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The Psychology of Criminal and Antisocial Behavior: Victim and Offenders Perspectives is not just another formulaic book on forensic psychology. Rather, it opens up new areas of enquiry to busy practitioners and academics alike, exploring topics using a practical approach to social deviance that is underpinned by frontier research findings, policy, and international trends. From the relationship between psychopathology and crime, and the characteristics of catathymia, compulsive homicide, sadistic violence, and homicide victimology, to adult sexual grooming, domestic violence, and

Forensic Psychology

Forensic Psychology
  • Author : Matthew T. Huss
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 22 September 2008
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Forensic Psychology provides students with an in-depth and insightful introduction to the clinical practice of forensic psychology, the assessment and treatment of individuals who interact with the legal system. Focuses on the clinical practice of forensic psychology Integrates research, cases, and theory that provides students with a well-balanced picture of forensic psychology Incorporates two main themes, scope of practice and therapeutic jurisprudence, that focus on empirically supported clinical practice and expose students to case law and statutory law necessary in

Introduction to Forensic Psychology

Introduction to Forensic Psychology
  • Author : Curt R. Bartol,Anne M. Bartol
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 17 October 2021
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While students most often associate forensic psychology with criminal profiling, crime scene investigations, and serial murder, the Second Edition of Introduction to Forensic Psychology covers the many others areas where psychology has played a significant role in providing research knowledge to the civil and criminal justice systems. Practical applications and case law are discussed along with a summary of contemporary research and practice across a broad spectrum of topics. New to the Second Edition: - More contemporary developmental and biological

The Cambridge Handbook of Forensic Psychology

The Cambridge Handbook of Forensic Psychology
  • Author : Jennifer M. Brown,Elizabeth A. Campbell
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 29 April 2010
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Forensic psychology has developed and extended from an original, narrow focus on presenting evidence to the courts to a wider application across the whole span of civil and criminal justice, which includes dealing with suspects, offenders, victims, witnesses, defendants, litigants and justice professionals. This Handbook provides an encyclopedic-style source regarding the major concerns in forensic psychology. It is an invaluable reference text for practitioners within community, special hospital, secure unit, prison, probation and law enforcement forensic settings, as well as

The Forensic Psychologist's Report Writing Guide

The Forensic Psychologist's Report Writing Guide
  • Author : Sarah Brown,Erica Bowen,David Prescott
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 08 May 2017
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The Forensic Psychologist’s Reporting Writing Guide is the first book to provide both student trainees and practitioners with best practice guidance for one of the core skills of their role. Written and edited by an international range of experts from the UK, North America and Australasia, it provides clear advice on a range of assessments, from psychometric tests to personality functioning, and includes real-life examples to illustrate key points. Uniquely, the book also offers guidance on the range of

Criminological and Forensic Psychology

Criminological and Forensic Psychology
  • Author : Helen Gavin
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 10 December 2018
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The second edition of Criminological and Forensic Psychology is an even more theoretically rigorous, practically relevant, engaging and fun introduction to this broad and fascinating field. It covers both the conceptual basis within which psychology knowledge is applied in forensic contexts and the practical applications of psychology to the criminal civil justice systems. Key Features: Case studies feature in every chapter and place students in the full context of a criminal case, showing them how psychological theories can be used

Female Offenders of Intimate Partner Violence

Female Offenders of Intimate Partner Violence
  • Author : Lisa M. Conradi,Robert Geffner
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 January 2014
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The perpetration of intimate partner violence by women has long been a controversial topic. More recently, researchers, treatment providers and other professionals have begun to critically examine theoretical, research and practice perspectives to gather a better understanding of this controversial issue. The current text will provide the reader with a more thorough discussion on our current understanding of the context and motivation of women's use of violence against intimate partners. This text will discuss the controversies related to the arrest

Responding to Domestic Violence

Responding to Domestic Violence
  • Author : Eve S. Buzawa,Carl G. Buzawa,Evan D. Stark
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 01 October 2015
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This new edition of the bestselling Responding to Domestic Violence explores the response to domestic violence today, not only by the criminal justice system, but also by public and non-profit social service and health care agencies. After providing a brief theoretical overview of the causes of domestic violence and its prevalence in our society, the authors cover such key topics as barriers to intervention, variations in arrest practices, the role of state and federal legislation, and case prosecution. Focusing on

Introduction to Forensic Psychology

Introduction to Forensic Psychology
  • Author : Bruce A. Arrigo,Stacey L. Shipley
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 17 October 2021
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"Suitable for course adoption in a variety of undergraduate and graduate curricula, instructors will find this book most useful as primary source reading in classes exploring psychology and the legal system, criminal behavior, psychology, public policy, and the law: the criminal offender, topics in criminal justice and psychology, and introduction to forensic psychology. Complete in its coverage and concise in its analysis, this book is a must read for anyone wishing to learn about the fascinating and complex world of

Intimate Partner Violence

Intimate Partner Violence
  • Author : Elizabeth A. Bates,Julie C. Taylor
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 28 March 2019
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Since the 1970s the issue of intimate partner violence (IPV) has been explained through the patriarchal desire of men to control and dominate women, but this gendered perspective limits both our understanding of IPV and its treatment. Intimate Partner Violence: New Perspectives in Research and Practice is the first book of its kind to present a detailed and rigorous critique of current domestic violence research and practice within the same volume. In this challenging new text, with contributions from the