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Published: 09 March 2017

416 Pages


ISBN: 9780190201340

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Winner of the 2019 APLS Book Award

The Jury Under Fire

Myth, Controversy, and Reform

Brian H. Bornstein and Edie Greene

American Psychology-Law Society Series

  • Examines a number of controversial beliefs and myths about juries
  • Unique in its comprehensive integration of social science research on juries, legal issues, and real-world trials
  • Takes legal policymakers to task for expounding reform efforts that often are ineffective and even counterproductive
  • Provides a blueprint for both jury researchers and policymakers interested in using jury research to improve the functioning of the criminal and civil justice systems

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