Focused on Behavioral Evidence Analysis (BEA), a method of criminal profiling developed and refined by the author over the past 15 years, the fourth edition of Criminal Profiling maintains the same core foundation that made previous editions best sellers in the professional and academic community worldwide. Written for practicing behavioral analysts and aspiring students alike, this work emphasizes an honest understanding of crime and criminals. Newly updated, mechanisms for the examination and classification of both victim and offender behavior have been improved. In addition to refined approaches towards victimology, crime scene analysis, motivation, and case linkage, a chapter on sexual deviance has been added as well. With prior editions in wide use as a primary text in criminal justice, law, criminology, and behavioral science programs around the world, Criminal Profiling, Fourth Edition remains essential for students and professionals alike. KEY FEATURES:
• Outlines the scientific principles and practice standards of BEA-oriented criminal profiling, with an emphasis on applying theory to real cases.
• Contributing authors from law enforcement, academic, mental health, and forensic science communities provide a balanced perspective.
• Complete glossary of key terms.
• Companion web site includes all appendices from previous volumes and figure collections at http://www.elsevierdirect.com/companions/9780123852434.
• Manual web site provides an instructor's manual for each chapter, powerpoint slideshows, and case reports from Brent Turvey's work.
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Table of Contents
About the Authors xlix
A History of Criminal Profiling Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 1
Criminal Profiling, the Scientific Method, and Logic Wayne A. Petherick, Ph.D. Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 43
Nomothetic Methods of Criminal Profiling Wayne A. Petherick, Ph.D. Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 75
Forensic Psychology, Forensic Psychiatry, and Criminal Profiling: The Mental Health Professional's Contribution to Criminal Profiling Michael McGrath, M.D. Angela Torres, Ph.D. 113
Behavioral Evidence Analysis: Ideo-Deductive Method of Criminal Profiling Wayne A. Petherick, Ph.D. Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 133
An Introduction to Crime Reconstruction W. Jerry Chisum, B.S. Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 155
Crime Scene Analysis Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 187
Wound Pattern Analysis Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 223
Staged Crime Scenes Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 241
Criminal Motivation Wayne A. Petherick, Ph.D. Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 273
Case Linkage: Offender Modus Operandi and Signature Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 309
Victimology Wayne A. Petherick, Ph.D. Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 357
False Reports Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 395
The Psychological Autopsy Dana S. La Fon, Psy.D. 419
Fire and Explosives: Behavioral Aspects Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 431
Stalking Wayne Petherick, Ph.D. 449
Domestic Homicide Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 483
Mass Homicide Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 507
Introduction to Terrorism: Understanding and Interviewing Terrorists Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 523
Offender Characteristics: Rendering the Profile Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 539
Psychopathy and Sadism: Interpreting Psychopathic and Sadistic Behavior in the Crime Scene Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 569
Sexual Asphyxia Michael McGrath, M.D. Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 605
Serial Crime Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 629
Cyberpatterns: Criminal Behavior on the Internet Eoghan Casey, M.A. 669
Criminal Profiling on Trial: The Admissibility of Criminal Profiling Evidence Craig M. Cooley, M.S., J.D. 689
Ethics and the Criminal Profiler Brent E. Turvey, M.S. 717
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