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Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Purposes, history and challenges of expert evidence Subject matter of and need for expert testimony Expert qualifications The bases for expert testimony Treatises and other learned writings The relevance-helpfulness and general-acceptance standards for scientific evidence The validity-reliability standard for scientific evidence The boundary problem : when is expert evidence scientific evidence? Limiting strict scrutiny by methodology, novelty, or type of case Erasing the boundary : heightened scrutiny for all expert testimony? Improving expert testimony : procedural and ethical issues Statistical studies Forensic science and identification Quantitative testimony on forensic science identification Qualitative testimony on forensic-science identification.
Kept up-to-date with supplements.
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Austin [Tex.] : Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, Aspen Publishers,