Durham, North Carolina : Carolina Academic Press, 
xi, 371 pages ; 26 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Stepping back? : moving beyond immediate causes: criminal justice and wrongful convictions in social context / James R. Acker, Allison D. Redlich, Robert J. Norris, and Catherine L. Bonventre Finding the causes in the contexts : structural sources of wrongful conviction / William S. Lofquist Psychological perspectives: cognition and decision making / Barbara O'Brien and Keith Findley Interactions between African Americans and police officers : how cultural stereotypes create a wrongful conviction pipeline for African Americans / Cynthia J. Najdowski The media's muddled message on wrongful convictions / Martin Yant Wrongful conviction, policing, and the "wars on crime and drugs" / Hannah Laqueur, Stephen Rushin, and Jonathan Simon The prosecutor's contribution to wrongful convictions / Bennett Gershman Defense lawyering and wrongful convictions / Ellen Yaroshefsky and Laura Schaefer The American adversary system : sources of error in the criminal adjudication process / Neil Vidmar and James E. Coleman Plea bargaining's role in wrongful convictions / Stephanos Bibas Juvenile justice investigation : narrative contamination, cultural stereotypes, and the scripting of juvenile false confessions / Steven Drizin, Laura Nirider, and Joshua Tepfer "The worst of both worlds" : adolescent competence and the quality of justice in juvenile courts as a prescription for wrongful convictions / Barry C. Feld Judicial review : appeals and postconviction proceedings / Nancy J. King The problem of fit : parolees, exonerees, and prisoner reentry / Kimberly J. Cook, Saundra D. Westervelt, and Shadd Maruna Public policy responses to wrongful convictions / Frank R. Baumgartner, Saundra D. Westervelt, and Kimberly J. Cook Remedying wrongful convictions : societal obligations to exonerees / Elizabeth Griffiths and Michael Leo Owens Theorizing wrongful conviction / Marvin Zalman Studying innocence : advancing methods and data / Catherine L. Bonventre, Robert J. Norris, and Emily West International trends and developments : perspectives on wrongful convictions from Europe / Martin Killias Wrongful convictions : reflections on moving forward / Allison D. Redlich, James R. Acker, Robert J. Norris, and Catherine L. Bonventre.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.