Introduction/Overview of the Process
Preparation and Strategy
Memory and False Confessions
Interpretation of Verbal and Physical Behavior
Causes of Denials
Why People Confess
Establishing Credibility/ The Accusation
Obtaining the Admission
Development of the Admission
Ending the Interview
Frequently Asked Questions
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