suggestibility


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The suggestibility and immaturity of young children can lead to inaccurate testimony and manipulation by defense counsel.
Facial maturity had an effect on perceived suggestibility and dominance ratings --neutral faces perceived to be more childlike were also perceived to be more suggestible (F(2, 98) = 7.
Gudjonsson Suggestibility, Scales, supra note 208, at 82 ("[F]indings from the current study combined with early research make it clear that preteen suspects are rarely able to appreciate the typical Miranda warnings presented to them, thus making any waiver of questionable validity.
In other cases they will hear testimony with conflicting indices of reliability from eyewitnesses whose memories should be relatively complete and accurate, but whose identifications were compromised by the influence of suggestibility.
regarding the suggestibility and vulnerability of their juvenile
Orlando's suggestibility in attempting to leap across the ha-ha into the meadow to reach Audley determines him as fatally in-between, as he is the child of a noble, exemplary father and a vicious mother.
isolation from former friends and family, debilitation, use of special methods to heighten suggestibility and subservience, powerful group pressures, information management, promotion of total dependency on the group and fear of leaving it, suspension of individuality and critical judgment, etc.
Critics charged that the seemingly endless lines of inquirers, streaming forward from all parts of the crusade stadiums, betokened superficiality at best and mass suggestibility at worst.
Fifth, dissociative identity disorder involves much more than high hypnotizability and assumed suggestibility.
Perhaps these mechanisms are enhanced in these Brazilian ayahuasca religions by the enhancement of suggestibility resulting from ayahuasca use.
Sensed presence and mystical experiences are predicted by suggestibility, not by the application of transcranial weak complex magnetic field.