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Psychopathology of homicide

Eugene Revitch

Psychopathology of homicide

by Eugene Revitch

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Published by Thomas C. in Springfield, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Murder -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Psychology, Pathological.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 189-201.

    Statementby Eugene Revitch and Louis B. Schlesinger ; with a foreword by Emmanuel Tanay.
    ContributionsSchlesinger, Louis B., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6515 .R44
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 216 p. :
    Number of Pages216
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4111009M
    ISBN 100398041784
    LC Control Number80025983

    Psychopathology & Abnormal Psychology We have talked about individual differences in personality, abilities, etc., but some individual differences go beyond the range of normal functioning and are usually called psychological disorders Just how to define psychopathology is the subject of some disagreement. Forensic psychology plays an increasingly important role in criminal investigations and legal decision-making. Homicide: A Forensic Psychology Casebook guides readers through the practical aspects of homicide cases across the entire criminal justice system, from the investigative process to the criminal trial process, and chapter contains a description and ana/5(1).

      Case Studies Bruce Blackman, British Columbia, The case of Bruce Blackman, a year-old man in British Columbia is a tragic example of how mental illness can be involved in cases of the weeks leading up to the killings, his room-mate reportedly noticed strange behavior from Blackman where he claimed to be getting messages from the Bible and believed the world was going .   The Psychopathology Of Serial Murder book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In this book, criminologist Stephen Giannangelo offer /5(10).

    Psychopathology of homicide. Springfield, Ill: Thomas C. MLA Citation. Revitch, Eugene. and Schlesinger, Louis B. Psychopathology of homicide / by Eugene Revitch and Louis B. Schlesinger ; with a foreword by Emmanuel Tanay Thomas C Springfield, Ill . Our search only reviewed studies including offenders who committed homicide or attempted homicide and provided data on psychopathology and the homicide method used. No studies were included through other sources. Restrictions regarding the date of publication of the paper () were applied to obtain the most recent findings on the subject.


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