2008

Serial Murder and the Psychology of Violent Crimes

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ISBN: 978-1-58829-685-6 (Print) 978-1-60327-049-6 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XX

  2. The Psychology of Serial Violent Crimes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-14

      Normalcy in Behavioral Characteristics of the Sadistic Serial Killer

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      Pages 15-33

      Compulsive-Repetitive Offenders

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      Pages 35-50

      Serial Juvenile Sex Offenders and Their Offenses

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      Pages 51-62

      A Study of Offense Patterns and Psychopathological Characteristics Among Recidivistic Finnish Homicide Offenders

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      Pages 63-83

      Sensational and Extreme Interests in Adolescents

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      Pages 85-100

      Narcissism, Sadism, and Loneliness

  3. New Dimensions to Violent Crime

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 101-101

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      Pages 103-117

      Sexual Homicide

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      Pages 119-139

      Serial Killers and Serial Rapists

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      Pages 141-177

      Firesetting

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      Pages 179-196

      The “Gentler Sex”

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      Pages 197-204

      Anatomy of a Mass Murder

  4. Investigative Considerations to Serial Violent Crimes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 205-205

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      Pages 207-228

      Blundering Justice

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      Pages 229-244

      Sexual (Lust) Homicide

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      Pages 245-257

      Criminal Profile Construction and Investigative Procedures

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      Pages 259-275

      Psychological Skills and Criminal Profile Accuracy

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      Pages 277-292

      Profiling and Professionalization of Criminal Investigation

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 293-306