Criminal Shadows: The Inner Narratives of Evil by David Canter | 9781928704218 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Criminal Shadows: The Inner Narratives of Evil

Criminal Shadows: The Inner Narratives of Evil

by David Canter
     
 

ISBN-10: 1928704212

ISBN-13: 9781928704218

Pub. Date: 12/20/2000

Publisher: Authorlink

Dr. David Canter, Britain's leading pioneer in the psychological science of criminal profiling reveals how vicious serial killers and rapists unconsciously cast shadows of their identity at the crime scene. The telltale patterns, when scientifically understood, can help police capture these brutal offenders.

Criminal Shadows leads the reader through Dr. Canter's

Overview

Dr. David Canter, Britain's leading pioneer in the psychological science of criminal profiling reveals how vicious serial killers and rapists unconsciously cast shadows of their identity at the crime scene. The telltale patterns, when scientifically understood, can help police capture these brutal offenders.

Criminal Shadows leads the reader through Dr. Canter's breakthrough profiling techniques, now adopted by a growing number of police forces throughout the world. A must read for anyone in the field of criminal justice. The updated paperback edition is now available for the first time in the USA by Authorlink Press.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781928704218
Publisher:
Authorlink
Publication date:
12/20/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
316
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword5
Chapter 1A Better Net7
Chapter 2First Principles26
Chapter 3Enriching Intuition59
Chapter 4Criminal Maps77
Chapter 5Consistent Clues106
Chapter 6Distinguishing Actions136
Chapter 7Objects of Murder170
Chapter 8Stories We Live By196
Chapter 9Limited Narratives231
Chapter 10Narratives of Evil252
Chapter 11Deciphering Criminal Shadows276
Afterword285
Acknowledgements289
References and Notes293
Select Bibliography307
Index309

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