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About the Editors; Contents; Contributors; Preface; Acknowledgments; I: Foundations of Neuropsychology; II: Ethical/Legal Issues in Neuropsychology; III: Practice Issues in Neuropsychology; IV: Special Areas and Populations in Neuropsychology; V: Conclusion; Index This book serves as an updated authoritative contemporary reference work intended for use by forensic neuropsychologists, psychiatrists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, pediatricians, attorneys, judges, law students, police officers, special educators, and clinical and school psychologists, among other professionals. This book discusses the foundations of forensic neuropsychology, ethical/legal issues, practice issues and special areas and populations. Key topics discussed include the principles of brain structure and function, history of clinical neuropsychology, neuropsychology of intelligence,