Serial Murder / Edition 2

Serial Murder / Edition 2

by Ronald M. Holmes, Stephen T. Holmes, Stephen T. Holmes, Stephen Holmes
     
 

ISBN-10: 076191367X

ISBN-13: 9780761913672

Pub. Date: 01/01/1998

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Continuing in the same well-written and accessible style as the first, this Second Edition of Serial Murder brings state-of-the-art research to the extant literature.

Seven new chapters thoroughly examine different types of serial killers,and there is an informative chapter on theories of such crimes. A more fully developed discussion on the victims is provided,

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Overview

Continuing in the same well-written and accessible style as the first, this Second Edition of Serial Murder brings state-of-the-art research to the extant literature.

Seven new chapters thoroughly examine different types of serial killers,and there is an informative chapter on theories of such crimes. A more fully developed discussion on the victims is provided, and an entire chapter is devoted to exploring the kinds of problems and frustrations often encountered during the investigation of these acts of violence. The book also incorporates expanded coverage on the history of serial murder, and the issue of women as serial killers is also considered.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761913672
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Series:
Murder Series
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Murder in America
Serial Murder in the United States
Theories of Serial Murder
The Visionary Serial Killer
The Mission Serial Killer
The Hedonistic Serial Murderer
The Lust Killer
The Hedonistic Serial Murderer
The Thrill Killer
The Hedonistic Serial Murderer
The Comfort Killer
The Power/Control Serial Killer
Female Serial Murderers
The Victims of Serial Killers
Problems and Solutions in Serial Murder Investigations

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