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The author team for WRIGHTSMAN'S PSYCHOLOGY AND THE LEGAL SYSTEM, Sixth Edition combines complementary expertise, active research, writing careers, and real world experience (as consultants working within the legal system) to produce a comprehensive text that is unparalleled in scholarship and writing style. The authorship, research base and comprehensive coverage make this text popular with instructors and students. This text demonstrates the importance of psychology to understanding the legal system and the impact on individuals' everyday lives through the use of real cases and questions formed to create discussions of these cases.

Hardcover:

9781133956563 | 8 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2013), cover price $288.95
9780495813019 | 7 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, March 2, 2010), cover price $317.95
9780534521066 | 6 edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, May 19, 2006), cover price $192.95 | About this edition: The author team for WRIGHTSMAN'S PSYCHOLOGY AND THE LEGAL SYSTEM, Sixth Edition combines complementary expertise, active research, writing careers, and real world experience (as consultants working within the legal system) to produce a comprehensive text that is unparalleled in scholarship and writing style.

Paperback:

9781133951117 | 8 unbnd edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 2013), cover price $147.95 | About this edition: WRIGHTMAN'S PSYCHOLOGY AND THE LEGAL SYSTEM shows you the critical importance of psychology's concepts and methods to the functioning of many aspects of today's legal system.

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Product Description: Find practical answers to hard questions about professional conduct -- and avoid wrong answers that could set back your firm -- with this authoritative guide to legal ethics. Drawing on statutes, standards, and actual cases, the authors show you how to:Evaluate tactics for possible ethical consequencesUnderstand and comply with statutes, procedural rules, and standards of professional conduct while zealously representing your clientPrevent your opponents from turning the rules to their own advantage You'll find concise, authoritative discussion of ethical problems that arise in such critical areas as:Investigation of claimsAbuse of discoveryConflicts of interestBurdensome interrogatoriesTrial in the mediaVoir dire and juror investigationDeposition tacticsSpecial fee arrangementsSettlement negotiationsWithdrawal and client confidentialityArguing false inferences based on inadmissible evidence, plus detailed attention to the special problems that arise in criminal defense, insurance defense, and class actions...read more

Hardcover:

9780735516281 | 2 edition (Aspen Law & Business, October 1, 2000), cover price $379.00 | About this edition: Find practical answers to hard questions about professional conduct -- and avoid wrong answers that could set back your firm -- with this authoritative guide to legal ethics.

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Product Description: Find practical answers to hard questions about professional conduct - and avoid wrong answers that could set back your firm - with this authoritative guide to legal ethics. Drawing on statutes, standards, and actual cases, the authors show you how to: * Evaluate tactics for possible ethical consequences * Understand and comply with statutes, procedural rules, and standards of professional conduct while zealously representing your client * Prevent your opponents from turning the rules to their own advantage You'll find concise, authoritative discussion of ethical problems that arise in such critical areas as: * Investigation of claims * Abuse of discovery * Conflicts of interest * Burdensome interrogatories * Trial in the media * Voir dire and juror investigation * Deposition tactics * Special fee arrangements * Settlement negotiations * Withdrawal and client confidentiality * Arguing false inferences based on inadmissible evidence ...read more

Hardcover:

9780316888271 | Aspen Law & Business, December 31, 1995, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Find practical answers to hard questions about professional conduct - and avoid wrong answers that could set back your firm - with this authoritative guide to legal ethics.

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Hardcover:

9780316888103 | Aspen Law & Business, June 1, 1988, cover price $145.00

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