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The polygraph and lie detection.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 0-309-08436-9 (hardcover)
1. Lie detectors and detection—Evaluation. I. Committee to Review the Scientific Evidence on the Polygraph (National Research Council (U.S.))
HV8078 .P64 2003
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Suggested citation: National Research Council (2003). The Polygraph and Lie Detection. Committee to Review the Scientific Evidence on the Polygraph. Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.