Brain Science for Judges

August 9, 2024
Noon PT
75 minutes

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General CLE Credit Available

Brain Science for lawyers, judges, and policymakers book coverAre you seeing more issues involving neuroscience coming into court?  It’s not just your imagination! Want help in better understanding neuroscience evidence?  Please join Berkeley Judicial Institute, moderator Professor Emily Murphy and authors Professors Owen Jones Jeffrey SchallFrancis ShenMorris Hoffman, and Anthony Wagner for a discussion of BRAIN SCIENCE for Lawyers, Judges and Policymakers.

From the publisher’s page:
Brain Science for Lawyers, Judges, and Policymakers

Owen D. Jones, Jeffrey D. Schall, Francis X. Shen, Morris B. Hoffman, and Anthony D. Wagner

  • Provides a user-friendly introduction to brain science; no prior knowledge of brain science is required 
  • Offers comprehensive and clear overviews of brain anatomy, brain function, and brain-imaging technologies 
  • Written by a team of leading neurolaw scholars and scientists, who among them work in law, psychology, evolutionary biology, and neuroscience 
  • Includes more than 20 detailed illustrations and an extensive glossary of terms


For more, see:
Excerpt from the book:
Law and Neuroscience: Progress, Promise, and Pitfalls