Seductions of Crime: Moral and Sensual Attractions in Doing Evil

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Basic Books, 1988 - Social Science - 367 pages
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Katz explores the criminal mind and tells readers why crimes are committed. Proving the inadequacy of all conventional explanations of criminal behavior, he suggests that criminals are preoccupied with moral questions, sometimes concealing and testing censored desires.

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CHAPTER 2
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CHAPTER 3
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Jack Katz is a professor of sociology at the University of California, Los Angeles.

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