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NCJ Number: 72455 Find in a Library
Title: Evidence - Instructor's Manual
Author(s): R D Carmen
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 43
Sponsoring Agency: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Legal and Professional Publications
Gardena, CA 90248
Sale Source: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Legal and Professional Publications
14415 South Main Street
Gardena, CA 90248
United States of America
Type: Instructional Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This instructor's manual provides material that supplements a student's textbook for a course on evidence.
Abstract: The manual contains a summary of the basic points of each chapter in the text, which should aid the instructor in preparing classroom lectures and discussions. The material covers the nature and kinds of evidence, the procedure for admitting or excluding evidence, relevancy, the hearsay rule and its exceptions, witnesses, demonstrative and scientific evidence, documentary evidence, the burdens and effect of evidence, and judicial notice. Sample tests are provided for the material covered in each chapter. Answers are provided, accompanied by brief commentary. For the text, see NCJ 72454
Index Term(s): Course materials; Evidence; Expert witnesses; Hearsay evidence; Rules of evidence; Testimony
Note: Gilbert Criminal Justice Series
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