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Evaluation of the questions used in a polygraph test

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dc.contributor.advisor Horne, Juanida Suzette
dc.contributor.advisor Olivier, Nicolaas Jacobus Campher
dc.contributor.author Gabela, Muziwandile
dc.date.accessioned 2013-09-19T09:13:31Z
dc.date.available 2013-09-19T09:13:31Z
dc.date.issued 2013-02
dc.identifier.citation Gabela, Muziwandile (2013) Evaluation of the questions used in a polygraph test, University of South Africa, Pretoria, <http://hdl.handle.net/10500/10537> en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10500/10537
dc.description.abstract The study evaluated the questions used in a polygraph test. It focused on criminal investigative tests (also referred to as “criminal specific tests”), those tests conducted when a criminal offence has been committed and the in-test phase questions (those test questions asked to address what is under investigation). To conduct a successful criminal investigative polygraph test, it is important that polygraphists be familiar with the types of questions used in a polygraph test and how they should be formulated for more effective outcomes. The recognition of these questions and how they are formulated is of utmost importance as it determines the success of the criminal investigative polygraph test. en
dc.format.extent 1 online resource (xii, 95 leaves)
dc.language.iso en en
dc.rights University of South Africa
dc.subject.ddc 363.254
dc.subject.lcsh Lie detectors and detection
dc.subject.lcsh Interviewing in law enforcement
dc.subject.lcsh Police questioning
dc.subject.lcsh Criminal investigation
dc.title Evaluation of the questions used in a polygraph test en
dc.type Dissertation en
dc.description.department Police Practice en
dc.description.degree M.Tech. (Forensic Investigation)


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