2011

Handbook of Trial Consulting

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-7568-3 (Print) 978-1-4419-7569-0 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-10

    Introduction: Trial Consulting from a Psycholegal Perspective

  3. Applied Research Methodologies for Trial Consultants

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-31

      Systematic Jury Selection

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      Pages 33-61

      “May It Please the Court…” A Social-Cognitive Primer on Persuasion in Legal Contexts

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      Pages 63-91

      Questions About the Jury: What Trial Consultants Should Know About Jury Decision Making

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      Pages 93-119

      The Use of Survey Research in Trial Consulting

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      Pages 121-133

      Misconceptions About Statistics and Statistical Evidence

  4. Witness Preparation and Effective Testimony

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 135-135

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      Pages 137-172

      The Admissibility of Expert Witness Testimony

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      Pages 173-185

      Selecting Experts

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      Pages 187-201

      Demonstrative Evidence: Evidence and Technology in the Courtroom

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      Pages 203-214

      Enhanced Persuasion in the Courtroom: Visually Dynamic Demonstrative Evidence and Juror Decision Making

  5. Specific Interdisciplinary Topics in Trial Consulting

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 215-215

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      Pages 217-244

      Pretrial Publicity and the Jury: Research and Methods

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      Pages 245-279

      Trial Consulting and Discrimination Law: An Untapped Opportunity

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      Pages 281-295

      Consulting on Damage Awards

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      Pages 297-328

      Neuropsychological Concerns

  6. Professional Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 329-329

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      Pages 331-349

      Training of Trial Consultants

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      Pages 351-369

      Trial Consulting and Conflicts of Interest: An Introduction

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      Pages 371-392

      Reform Proposals

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      Pages 393-409

      A Lawyer’s View of Trial Consulting