American Psychology-Law Society Book Award
Biennial Deadline: Nov. 1
Beginning this year, the Book Award will be given separately for authored and edited books on an annual, rotating basis.
The winner of the award will be presented with a plaque, and invited to give an award address, at the 2015 meeting of the American Psychology-Law Society.
Authored scholarly books (but not textbooks) published in 2012 and 2013 will be considered for the award presented at the AP-LS conference in March 2015. (Edited books published in 2013 and 2014 will be considered for the award presented at the AP-LS conference in 2016.)
Nomination letters should include:
- Title and publisher of the book
- Month and year of publication, and
- The names and addresses of all authors or editors.
Self nominations are encouraged.
Send nominations to: Mark Fondacaro, JD, PhD, Chair, Book Award Committee
Please send at least one (preferably two) copies of the nominated book to:/
Mark Fondacaro, JD, PhD, Chair, Book Award Committee
John Jay College, City University of New York
Department of Psychology
524 W 59th Street
10th Floor, Room 10.63.08
New York, NY 10019
G. Daniel Lassiter and Christian A. Meissner, Police Interrogations and False Confessions: Current Research, Practice, and Policy Recommendations
Roger J.R. Levesque, Adolescents, Media, and the Law
William Foote and Jane Goodman-Delahunty, Evaluating Sexual Harassment: Psychological, Social and Legal Considerations in Forensic Examinations
Barry Rosenfeld, Assisted Suicide and the Right to Die
Kirk Heilbrun, Principles of Forensic Mental Health Assessment (1st time award was made)