VISIT --> www.all-about-psychology.com/psychology-advertising.html if you want a massive audience of people who love psychology to know about your book, podcast, blog, degree program etc?
All About Psychology receives over two million visits
a year and has over a million social media followers
. No other psychology marketing platform can offer you such a comprehensive level of brand awareness, exposure and reach. Click on the following link to learn more.
Death Penalty Research
Photo Credit: Mr. Thomas
I'm writing a paper on the Death Penalty for my American History class. One of my research questions is, "Why kill a criminal?". I thought of forensic psychology, and how a psychologist can examine a criminal through testing and deem them truely dangerous or possibly insane.
If that doctor was then interviewed on the trial of the murderer they interviewed and confirmed them as such, the criminal would be justified as a death penalty candidate.
But how do psychologists deem killers as psychopaths? what tests do they use? is there a clear, written spectrum defining where a human being crosses the line from normal criminal into dangerous to be living?
Click here to post comments
Return to Forensic Psychology Q & A.