Recovered Memory and the Daubert Criteria

  title={Recovered Memory and the Daubert Criteria},
  author={Constance J. Dalenberg},
  journal={Trauma, Violence, \& Abuse},
  pages={274 - 310}
  • C. Dalenberg
  • Published 1 October 2006
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Trauma, Violence, & Abuse
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