An attempt to provide understandable and up-to-date information regarding intelligence testing, intelligence theories, personal competence, adaptive behavior and intellectual disability (mental retardation) as they relate to death penalty (capital punishment) issues. A particular focus will be on psychological measurement, statistical and psychometric issues.
Friday, August 24, 2012
Shen on Neuroscience for Prosecutors
Francis X. Shen (University of Minnesota Law School) has posted Law and Neuroscience: Possibilities for Prosecutors (CDAA Prosecutors Brief, Vol. 33, No. 4, p. 17, 2011) on SSRN. Here is the abstract: Many see the introduction of neuroscience into law...