Prosecuting the ‘Psychological Set’: Polygraph’s Silver Bullet Unmasked?

The formation of differential or emotional salience (a ‘psychological set’) with an examinee is required for a polygraph examination to be successful. This, according to polygraph proponents, ensures that an examinee will reply appropriately during the delivery of the polygraph examination’s in-test (questioning) phase. However, as defined by its regulating body, the polygraph technique The…
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July 14, 2021 0