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The lying brain : lie detection in science and science fiction / Melissa M. Littlefield.

Author/Creator:
Littlefield, Melissa M., 1979-
Publication:
Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (216 p.)
Subjects:
Lie detectors and detection.
Criminal investigation.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
A cultural history of deception detection from science to science fiction
Contents:
Selling the psychological detective: Hugo Munsterberg's applied psychology and The achievements of Luther Trant, 1907-30
The science of lying in a laboratory: William Marston's deceptive consciousness, 1913-22
Thought in translation: reading the mind in science and science fiction, 1930-50
Without a trace: brain fingerprinting, biometrics, and body snatching
A tremor in the brain: fMRI lie detection, brain fingerprinting, and the organ of deceit in post-9/11 America
Coda: lie detection as patterned repetition, from The demolished man to The truth machine.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 173-190) and index.
Description based on information from the publisher.
Contributor:
Michigan Publishing (University of Michigan) publisher.
ISBN:
1-283-06662-9
9786613066626
0-472-02702-6
OCLC:
720673387
Publisher Number:
10.3998/mpub.3091709 doi
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