Criminal Psychology: A Beginner’s Guide (Beginner’s Guides)

Criminal Psychology: A Beginner's Guide (Beginner's Guides)

by Ray Bull

ISBN-10: 1851687076
ISBN-13: 9781851687077
Publisher: Oneworld Publications
Edition: 2nd Edition - 2009

Book Description
How does the mind of a criminal work? How can you stop criminals from re-offending? What does being in prison do to your mind? From lie detection to psychological profiling, Professor Ray Bull and his team of experts demonstrate how understanding the mind is essential in the fight against criminality. Covering prisons, police methods, and eyewitness reliability, this book provides an authoritative introduction to the fascinating research underpinning modern criminal psychology. Professor Ray Bull is Director of Postgraduate Courses in Forensic Psychology at University of Leicester, where his co-authors are all lecturers.