Jury decision making

the state of the science
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New York University Press , New York
Jury, Decision making, Psychological as
StatementDennis J. Devine
SeriesPsychology and crime series
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LC ClassificationsKF8972 .D48 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL25238679M
ISBN 139780814720189, 9780814720196, 9780814725221, 9780814704981
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In Jury Decision Making Dennis J. Devine examines over 50 years of research on juries and offers a “big picture” overview of the field. The volume summarizes existing theories of jury decision making and identifies what we have learned about jury behavior, including the effects of specific courtroom practices, the nature of the trial, the characteristics of the participants, and the evidence itself/5(11).

In Jury Decision Making, Dennis J. Devine examines over 50 years of research on juries and offers a "big picture" overview of the field. The volume summarizes existing theories of jury decisio While jury decision making has received considerable attention from social scientists, there have been few efforts to systematically pull together all the pieces of this research/5.

In Jury Decision Making, Dennis J. Devine examines over 50 years of research on juries and offers a "big picture" overview of the field.

The volume summarizes existing theories of jury decision making and identifies what we have learned about jury behavior, including the effects of specific courtroom practices, the nature of the trial, the characteristics of the participants, and the evidence by:   In Jury Decision Making, Dennis J.

Devine examines over 50 years of research on juries and offers a "big picture" overview of the field. The volume summarizes existing theories of jury decision making and identifies what we have learned about jury behavior, including the effects of specific courtroom practices, the nature of the trial, the characteristics of the participants, and the Pages:   Jury Decision Making: The State of the Science (Psychology and Crime) by Dennis J.

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Keywords juries, decision making, public policy The jury is a unique institution: It requires ordinary citizens who lack legal training to hear evidence, make sense of con. In this chapter, we attempt to address some of the cognitive aspects of juror decision-making.

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We call our theory the story model because we propose that a central cognitive process in juror decision making is story construction (Bennett & Feldman, ; Pennington,; Pennington & Hastie,a, b, ). Although story construction is central in our theory and has been the focus of most of our empirical Cited by: Jury Decision-Making: The State of the Science (Psychology and Crime): : Devine, Dennis: Books.

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In Jury Decision Making, Dennis J. Devine examines over 50 years of research on juries and offers a "big picture" overview of the field. The American Jury was a landmark publication resulting from years of jury research conducted by the University of Chicago.

The researchers analyzed the discrepancies between judge and jury decision making. Drawing from jury trial reports from courts all over the United States, the study offers a general theory of jury decision making.

Book Description: While jury decision making has received considerable attention from social scientists, there have been few efforts to systematically pull together all the pieces of this research. In Jury Decision Making, Dennis J. Devine examines over 50 years of research on juries and offers a "big picture" overview of the field.

This book presents a comprehensive survey of the literature on jury behavior and decision making and offers a robust agenda to keep researchers busy in years to come. Table of Contents Contributors. It’s all relative: Effect of contrast cases on jury members’ decision making Prosecutors, individuals involved in criminal justice, and general public serving as jury members should be aware of the contrast effects when making judgements in a legal context.

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Not only has Dennis Devine provided an impressively comprehensive review of scholarly research on the question of how jurors and juries make decisions, he also offers a theory that ties the findings together, and does it all in an eminently readable way/5(4).

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Making use of those foundations, Devine offers a new integrated theory of jury decision making that addresses both individual jurors and juries as a whole and discusses its ramifications for the. Jury Decision Making: The State of the Science (Psychology and Crime Book 8) eBook: Devine, Dennis J.: : Kindle Store/5(9).

The objective of this review was to give a broad overview of various biases associated with jury decision making. Specifically we review research on the impact of pretrial publicity, jury instructions, inadmissible evidence, and scientific evidence.

This book evaluates evidence from social and behavioral science to determine the efficacy of strategies that law professors, judges, and other trial commentators most commonly recommend for persuading juries.

How Courtroom Behavior Affects Jury Decision Making + List Price: $ The authors thank the Public Policy Committee of the Ford Foundation and the Illinois Law Enforcement Commission for financial aid in supporting the larger research project relating to decision theory and the legal process of which this chapter is a part.

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In Jury Decision Making Dennis J. Devine examines over 50 years of research on juries and offers a “big picture” overview of the field. The volume summarizes existing theories of jury decision making. Jury economics offers a new paradigm of jury decision-making built on the emerging field of behavioral economics.

Behavioral economics is the study of how humans repeatedly diverge from the logical and the rational when it comes to decision-making and behavior.This article provides a comprehensive review of the empirical research on jury decision making published between and In total, distinguishable studies involving deliberating juries (actual or mock) were located and grouped into 4 categories on the basis of their focal variables: (a) procedural characteristics, (b) participant characteristics, (c) case characteristics, and (d.The psychology of jurors’ decision-making It’s your job to know how they think, what persuades and what puts them off January.

Jurors make decisions just like other human beings do, but they do so in an environment that is different from everyday individual decision-making.