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Cruelty, violence, and murder : understanding the criminal mind

Author: Arthur Hyatt-Williams; Paul Williams, (Psychotherapist)
Publisher: Northvale, N.J. : J. Aronson, ©1998.
Series: Library of object relations.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The line that separates those who kill from those who only think about it and those who injure themselves is often thinner than we imagine. Convicted murderers, their sentences commuted to life in prison when England abolished the death penalty, are some of the subjects of world-renowned psychotherapist Arthur Hyatt-Williams' in-depth psychological study of what makes people kill. Applying the theories and  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hyatt-Williams, Arthur, 1914-
Cruelty, violence, and murder.
Northvale, N.J. : J. Aronson, ©1998
(OCoLC)607020827
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Hyatt-Williams; Paul Williams, (Psychotherapist)
ISBN: 0765701286 9780765701282
OCLC Number: 37369189
Notes: Based on selected research papers and cases and some notes which were part of the author's M.D. thesis.
Description: xvii, 350 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Library of object relations.
Responsibility: Arthur Hyatt-Williams ; edited and with a foreword by Paul Williams.

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Arthur Hyatt-Williams' book on restoring the balance between life and death brings continual surprise that anyone can write so beautifully about humanity's blackest features. His love of life is Read more...

 
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