Document Type

Book Review

Publication Date


Publication Citation

22 Law and Social Inquiry 695 (1997)


Review essay of the following books:

Jennifer J. Freyd. Betrayal Trauma: The Logic of Forgetting Childhood Abuse.Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1996.

Daniel L. Schacter. Searching for Memory: The Brain, the Mind, and the Past. New York: Basic Books, 1996.

Elizabeth Loftus and Katherine Ketcham. The Myth of Repressed Memory: False Memories and Allegations of Sexual Abuse. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1994.

Richard Ofshe and Ethan Watters. Making Monsters: False Memories, Psychotherapy, and Sexual Hysteria. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1994.