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Peace, K., Porter, S., & Almon, D. (2012). Sidetracked by emotion: observers' ability to discriminate genuine and fabricated sexual assault allegations.
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TitleSidetracked by emotion: observers' ability to discriminate genuine and fabricated sexual assault allegations
Author(s)Peace, Kristine; Porter, Stephen; Almon, Daniel
Date2012
Keyword(s)deception, credibility, observation
DescriptionAssessing the credibility of reports of sexual victimization – often in the absence of corroboration – presents a significant challenge for legal decision makers. This study examined the accuracy of observers in discriminating genuine and fabricated sexual assault allegations. Further, we examined whether individual differences and cue utilization strategies influenced deception detection accuracy.
Peer ReviewedYes
Type of ItemJournal Articles
DOI10.1111/j.2044-8333.2011.02013.x
Publication InformationPeace, K. A., Porter, S., & Almon, D. (2012). Sidetracked by emotion: Observers’ ability to discriminate genuine and fabricated sexual assault allegations. Legal and Criminological Psychology, 17, 322-335. doi: 10.1111/j.2044-8333.2011.02013.x
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LanguageEnglish
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