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Psychological evaluation and expert testimony

a practical guide to forensic work

by David L. Shapiro

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Published by Van Nostrand Reinhold in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Forensic psychology.,
  • Forensic psychiatry.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid L. Shapiro.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA1148 .S5 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 230 p. ;
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3161879M
    ISBN 100442281838
    LC Control Number83003681
    OCLC/WorldCa9324582

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