Adversarial versus Inquisitorial Justice: Psychological Perspectives on Criminal Justice Systems
Peter van Koppen, Steven D. Penrod
Springer US, Jan 31, 2003 - Psychology - 437 pages
This is the first volume that directly compares the practices of adversarial and inquisitorial systems of law from a psychological perspective. It aims at understanding why American and European continental systems differ so much, while both systems entertain much support in their communities. The book is written for advanced audiences in psychology and law.