Fundamentals Of Polygraph Practice by Donald KrapohlFundamentals Of Polygraph Practice by Donald Krapohl

Fundamentals Of Polygraph Practice

byDonald Krapohl, Pamela ShawEditorDonald Krapohl

Hardcover | July 10, 2015

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Though polygraph has been the mainstay for government and police departments since World War II, it has undergone substantial transformation in recent years.Fundamentals of Polygraph Practicebridges the gap between the outmoded practices and today's validated testing and analysis protocols. The goal of this reference is to thoroughly and concisely describe the evidence-based practices of polygraphy. Coverage will include: psychophysiology, testing techniques, data collection, data analysis, ethics, polygraph law, alternate technologies and much more. This text addresses the foundational needs of polygraph students, and is written to be useful and accessible to attorneys, forensic scientists, consumers of polygraph services, and the general public.

  • Includes protocols and fundamentals of polygraph practice
  • Covers the history of lie detection, psychophysiology, data collection, techniques and testing, data analysis and much more
  • Authors are internationally recognized in the polygraph field
Mr. Krapohl polygraph career started in the private sector in 1979, conducting testing for attorneys, police departments and commercial firms in St. Louis, Missouri. In 1985 he was recruited by the US government to perform polygraph testing for intelligence and security purposes, and Mr. Krapohl conducted many significant and highly se...
Title:Fundamentals Of Polygraph PracticeFormat:HardcoverDimensions:364 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:July 10, 2015Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0128029242

ISBN - 13:9780128029244

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Table of Contents

CH1 A History of Lie Detection
CH2 Psychophysiology
CH3 Data Collection
CH4 Test Question Construction
CH5 Specific-Issue Testing Techniques
CH6 Recognition Tests
CH7 Analysis of Polygraph Data
CH8 Scientific Issues
CH9 Advanced Topics
CH10 Alternate Technologies