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Author Thomas, George C. (George Conner), 1947-
Title Confessions of guilt : from torture to Miranda and beyond / George C. Thomas III, Richard A. Leo.
Published New York : Oxford University Press, c2012.
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 Floor3  HV8073.3 .T46 2012    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 317 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- The first revolution in interrogation law : from torture to solicitude -- Early interrogation law -- English interrogation law from 1674-1848 -- Early American law of interrogation -- The second revolution in interrogation law : the rational approach comes of age -- The rise of rationality in the law of interrogation -- The "American methods" : the third degree -- The third revolution in interrogation law : Miranda's volcano : fiery, brief, dormant -- The Miranda "revolution" -- Miranda changes the confessions world -- Miranda today -- Interrogation law : the future?.
Subject Police questioning -- History.
Confession (Law)
Related Names Leo, Richard A., 1963-
ISBN 0195338936 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780195338935 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC number 757485952