Applied Science BTEC Nationals/Criminal Psychology


Edexcel recommend the following resources.


Brewer K — Heinemann Themes in Psychology: Psychology and Crime (Heinemann Educational Secondary Division, 2000) ISBN 043580653X

Coolican H — Research Methods and Statistics in Psychology (Hodder Arnold, 2004) ISBN 0340812583

Harrower J — Applying Psychology to Crime (Hodder Arnold, 1998) ISBN 0340705566

Kapardis A — Psychology and Law: A Critical Introduction (Cambridge University Press, 2002) ISBN 0521531616

Milne R and Bull R — Investigative Interviewing: Psychology and Practice (John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2007) ISBN 0470016272

Towl G J and Crighton D A — The Handbook of Psychology for Forensic Practitioners (Routledge, 1996) ISBN 0415128889


Law and Human Behavior

Legal and Criminological Psychology


The Internet Journal of Criminology.

New Criminologist Online Journal.

The Home Office.

Psychology Press.