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Three Men, Three Ages. Which Do You Like?


Nicholas Scurich

University of California, Irvine http://socialecology.uci.edu/faculty/nscurich What does your research focus on? Broadly speaking, I study psychology and law. The general theme of my research is judgment and decision making in […]... More>


Going With Your Gut


Suspect Line Up


Having to Make Quick Decisions Helps Witnesses Identify the Bad Guy in a Lineup

Eyewitness identification evidence is often persuasive in the courtroom and yet current eyewitness identification tests often fail to pick the culprit. Even worse, these tests sometimes result in wrongfully accusing innocent suspects. Now psychological scientists are proposing a radical alternative to the traditional police lineup that focuses on eyewitnesses’ confidence judgments. ... More>