The Dawn of Neuroscience
in America's Courtrooms
The Brain Defense combines true crime, brain science and courtroom drama. It raises profound questions about free will, criminal responsibility and our justice system.
“Excellent. . . . Davis’s book is sensitive to the moral and philosophical questions that hang over the legal battles he explores.”
—The Wall Street Journal
"A riveting journey down a new corridor in the American courthouse. An important book."
— Michael Connelly