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Gender Differences in the Courtroom: Understanding and Capitalizaing on Factors that Impact Credibility

July 20, 2011 | By | , , , ,

Sue, Apr/May 2009

Laura Dominic and Jill Schmid, Ph.D. discuss gender differences in the courtroom by exploring:

–The masculine/feminine communication continuum
–Nature versus nurture: The socialization of boys and girls
–The impact of gender on decision making – stereotypes and shortcut reasoning
–The impact of gender on credibility
–credibility and walking the thin line
–verbal communication
–nonverbal communication

Republished with permission by sue magazine (

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