Does the Abuse Excuse Threaten Our Legal System(amazon)
James Q. Wilson (View Bio)
Hardcover: Basic Books, 1997; Paperback: Basic Books, 1998.
"James Q. Wilson ...has written a book on criminal law that puts most books on the law to shame." — The New York Times Book Review
"A leading social scientist blasts the use of social science in the courtroom, in this provocative but cranky collection of lectures delivered at Harvard." — Kirkus Reviews