language amp law final paper

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#17 Eliciting complete and accurate testimony from child witnesses

Questioning a child witness, for example in a case of suspected sexual abuse, is challenging.

In this paper I will show that effectively interviewing a child witness takes training, and I will cite recommendations from Korkman on what to do and not do when questioning a child witness.

Sources to Consult

Korkman, J. (2008). Failing to keep it simple: Language use in child sexual abuse interviews with 3-8-year-old children. Psychology, Crime & Law, 14(1), 41-60.…

Granhag, P., Vrij, A., & Verschuere, B. (2015). Detecting deception: Current challenges and cognitive approaches (Wiley series in psychology of crime, policing, and law). Chapter 1.