Serial Killers : The Method and Madness of Monsters.

Published
  • East Rutherford : Penguin Publishing Group 2004
Physical description
1 online resource (381 pages)
ISBN
  • 9781101204627
  • 9780425196403
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.
Contents
  • Part 1. A history of monsters. The postmodern age of serial homocide, 1970-2000 ; A brief history of serial homocide -- part 2. The method and madness. Classifying serial killers ; The evolution of monstrosity ; The question of madness ; Serial killers as children ; The serial murderer's first kill ; The killing times ; The art and science of criminal profiling ; Surviving a serial killer
Related item
Genre
  • Case studies.
  • Electronic books.
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • The author documents the psychological, investigative and cultural aspects of serial murder. Beginning with its first recorded instance in ancient Rome, through 15th-century France up to such notorious contemporary cases as Ed Kemper and Ted Bundy, this exploration spans both the globe and time.

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Birmingham City University: Curzon Library 364.1523019 Vro TWO WEEK LOAN
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Birmingham City University: Curzon Library 364.152320922 Vro TWO WEEK LOAN
Birmingham City University: Curzon Library 364.152320922 Vro TWO WEEK LOAN
Birmingham City University: Curzon Library 364.152320922 Vro TWO WEEK LOAN
Birmingham City University: Curzon Library 364.152320922 Vro TWO WEEK LOAN
City, University of London: Northampton Square -- 7 day loan 364.15232019 VRO
City, University of London: Northampton Square -- 7 day loan 364.15232019 VRO
City, University of London: Northampton Square -- 7 day loan 364.15232019 VRO
City, University of London: Northampton Square -- 7 day loan 364.15232019 VRO
City, University of London: Northampton Square -- 7 day loan 364.15232019 VRO
City, University of London: Northampton Square -- long loan 364.15232019 VRO
London Metropolitan University Library: Holloway Road Library 364.1523019 VRO
London Metropolitan University Library: Holloway Road Library 364.1523019 VRO
London Metropolitan University Library: Holloway Road Library 364.1523019 VRO
Oxford Brookes University: Headington Library, Standard Loan 364.1523 VRO
Oxford Brookes University: Headington Library, Standard Loan 364.1523 VRO
Oxford Brookes University: Headington Library, Standard Loan 364.1523 VRO
Oxford Brookes University: Headington Library, Standard Loan 364.1523 VRO
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University of West London: Contact the University of West London Library 364.15232 VRO
University of West London: Contact the University of West London Library 364.15232 VRO

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