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NCJ Number: 229097 Find in a Library
Title: Smart Talk: Contemporary Interviewing and Interrogation
Author(s): Denise Kindschi Gosselin
Date Published: 2007
Page Count: 332
Sponsoring Agency: Prentice Hall (Pearson Education)
Upper Saddle River, NJ 07458
Publication Number: ISBN 0-13-114696-3
Sale Source: Prentice Hall (Pearson Education)
One Lake Street
Upper Saddle River, NJ 07458
United States of America
Type: Issue Overview
Format: Book (Softbound)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This book contains a comprehensive introduction to the major interviewing and interrogating methods along with legal considerations involved in these approaches.
Abstract: Smart Talk is a comprehensive text covering interviewing and interrogation with appropriate emphasis and balance. It focuses on effective communication and provides the guidelines for gathering information. Divided into four sections: Laying the Groundwork for Success in Interviewing and Interrogating, Methods and Techniques, Interviewing Special Populations, and Interrogation, Smart Talk includes information on numerous topics including rapport development; techniques for interviewing; interviewing children, elders, and persons with disabilities or mental illness; techniques for interrogation; false confessions; the laws of arrest, probable cause, and constitutional protections; and juvenile rights. Each chapter begins with an introduction that forms the basis for the material to follow, and each chapter includes key terms, chapter objectives, conclusions, and questions for review. Figures and references
Main Term(s): Interview and interrogation
Index Term(s): Interrogation procedures; Interrogation training; Police interrogation training; Police interview/interrogation of juvenile; Police interviewing training; Suspect interrogation
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