Detecting deception in children: an experimental study of the effect of event familiarity on CBCA ratings.


The CBCA is the most commonly used deception detection. technique worldwide. Pezdek et al. (2004) used a quasi-experimental design to assess children's accounts of a traumatic medical procedure; CBCA ratings were higher for descriptions of familiar than unfamiliar events. This study tested this effect using an experimental design and assessed the joint… (More)


2 Figures and Tables