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Psychology, Crime and Law: Psychology, Crime and Law


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Behavioural Analysis of Crime: Studies in David Canter's Investigative Psychology

Behavioural Analysis of Crime: Studies in David Canter's Investigative Psychology

1st Edition

Donna Youngs
September 28, 2013

The intense interest in 'offender profiling' generated by FBI special agents, gave rise to an explosion of studies in a new area called ’investigative psychology’ by its originator David Canter. This develops understanding of offenders' behaviour that can be harnessed to improve investigations. In...

Principles of Geographical Offender Profiling

Principles of Geographical Offender Profiling

1st Edition

David Canter, Donna Youngs
April 28, 2008

Geographical Offender Profiling (GOP) is the term that has emerged for the examination of where offences take place and the use of that examination to formulate views on the nature of the offender and where s/he might be based. As such, it has become the cornerstone of 'offender profiling'. By its...

Applications of Geographical Offender Profiling

Applications of Geographical Offender Profiling

1st Edition

Donna Youngs, David Canter
March 28, 2008

Many law enforcement agencies are now analyzing where a crime is committed, to develop predictions on the offender, their location and other factors that could help with the investigation. Known as Geographical Offender Profiling (GOP), this approach relies on a combination of principles and...

Psychology and Law: Bridging the Gap

Psychology and Law: Bridging the Gap

1st Edition

David Canter, Rita Žukauskiene
February 28, 2008

This important book captures contemporary attempts to build bridges between the two very different disciplines of law and psychology and to establish the true nature of the interaction between the two. Including international contributions from lawyers, psychologists, sociologists and...

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