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Confession

  • In: Encyclopedia of Deception
  • Edited by: Timothy R. Levine
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Interpersonal Communication, Moral Development

Confessing is often considered to be the act of “coming clean” and telling the truth. But confessions offered to national intelligence personnel, law enforcement officers, and corporate security can be deceptive. This deception is sometimes the result of confessors' motives ...

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