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The will to kill : making sense of senseless murder

Author: James Alan Fox; Jack Levin; Kenna Quinet
Publisher: Boston : Pearson/Allyn and Bacon, ©2005.
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Fox, Jack Levin (both Northeastern U.), and Kenna Quinet (Indiana U.-Purdue U., Indianapolis) explore the circumstances in which people kill each other, focusing on cases that defy immediate  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fox, James Alan.
Will to kill.
Boston : Pearson/Allyn and Bacon, ©2005
(OCoLC)643769751
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Alan Fox; Jack Levin; Kenna Quinet
ISBN: 0205418805 9780205418800
OCLC Number: 54913465
Description: xiii, 224 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The lure and the law of homicide --
Explaining murder --
The killers and their victims --
Intimate and family murder --
The coming and going of the young superpredators --
Well-schooled in murder --
Serial killers --
Medical murder --
Rampage --
Hate homicides --
Murderous terror --
Cult killings --
Catching killers --
Getting away with murder, or not.
Responsibility: James Alan Fox, Jack Levin, Kenna Quinet.

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