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Murder in America


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Homicide

September 1993 | 248 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
This volume presents an examination of both common and unusual acts of murder in light of society's changing norms, values, attitudes and customs. Each chapter explores a specific type of murder by examining trends, methods, motives and statistics, and concludes with suggestions aimed at prediction and prevention.
 
Murder in America
 
Partner Homicide
 
Those Who Murder Children
 
Hate Groups and Homocide
 
Mass Murder
 
Serial Murder
 
Satanic and Ritualistic Murder
 
Terrorism and Homocide
 
Sex Related Homocide
 
Children Who Kill

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Ronald M. Holmes

Ronald M. Holmes is Coroner, in the Jefferson County Coroner's office and Professor Emeritus of Justice Administration at the University of Louisville. He is the author of several books, among them Profiling Violent Crimes, Sex Crimes, and Serial Murder. He is also the author of more than 50 articles appearing in scholarly publications. He is Vice President of the National Center for the Study of Unresolved Homicides and has completed more than 500 psychological profiles for police departments across the United States. He received his doctorate from Indiana University. is Coroner, in the Jefferson County Coroner's office and Professor... More About Author

Stephen T. Holmes

Stephen T. Holmes is Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice at the University of Central Florida. Prior to this position, he was a social science analyst for the National Institute of Justice in Washington, D.C. He has authored 6 books and more than 15 articles dealing with policing, drug testing, probation and parole issues, and violent crime. He received his doctorate from the University of Cincinnati. More About Author

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ISBN: 9780803950559
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