The Human Predator: A Historical Chronicle of Serial Murder and Forensic Investigation

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Berkley Books, 2005 - Psychology - 306 pages
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An expert in the field of forensic psychology looks at the history of human predators and those who struggle to bring them to justice, offering a detailed chronicle of the serial killer from ancient times to the present day, as well as the development of forensic science and psychology.

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Frustrating and erratic examination of the history and causes of serial murder. Despite common perception, the serial murder phenomenon is neither recent nor restricted to the United States. The ... Read full review

Contents

The License of Privilege
1
The Alliance of Ignorance
18
Murder and Science
35
Copyright

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About the author (2005)

Katherine Ramsland currently teaches forensic psychology as an assistant professor at DeSales University in Pennsylvania.

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