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Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology

, Volume 4, Issue 2, pp 17–20 | Cite as

A comparative study of negotiator effectiveness with “Mentally disturbed hostage taker scenarios

  • W. Randolph Borum
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Correct Response Mental Health Professional Hostage Negotiator Line Officer Police Psychologist 
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