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Main Title Expert expert witness : more maxims and guidelines for testifying in court /
Author Brodsky, Stanley L.
Publisher American Psychological Association,
Year Published 1999
OCLC Number 41211482
ISBN 1557985979 (alk. paper)
Subjects Evidence, Expert--United States ; Psychology, Forensic ; Expert Testimony--United States ; Forensic Psychiatry
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EOBM  KF8961.B75 1999 NEIC Library/Denver,CO 04/04/2003
Edition 1st ed.
Collation vii, 197 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-192).
Contents Notes
Arbitrary pigeonholes -- Asked and answered -- Back to one -- Bulletproofing -- Confabulations -- Context 1: choosing a phrase -- Context 2: minor gaps -- Daubert hearings -- Discovery and discoveries -- Ethics in expert witness testimony -- Evasive responses: hopeless but not serious -- Experience does not count -- Expert witness as master teacher -- Floccinaucinihilipilification -- For better and worse -- Gender labels -- Illusory documentation -- Inflammatory questions -- Integrity checks -- Internet vulnerabilities -- It would be so nice if you weren't here -- Language: it's a virus -- The last word -- Lawyer bashing -- Lay witnesses -- Offensive language -- Personal attacks -- Practice answers -- Pulling and the push-pull -- Real and apparent ambiguities -- Reconstructing your testimony -- Shifts in testifying and consulting experience -- Silent treatments -- Sleight of hand -- Social construction of illness and disorders -- Taints -- Tape recording of evaluations -- Telephone and videotape testimony -- To cry, to faint -- Traps of common sense -- Trivial pursuits -- Ultimate opinion testimony -- What I don't and do like to see in an expert witness.