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The serial killers

Colin Wilson

The serial killers

a study in the psychology of violence

by Colin Wilson

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Published by BCA in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementColin Wilson and Donald Seaman.
ContributionsSeaman, Donald.
The Physical Object
Pagination321p. :
Number of Pages321
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22857022M

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  At the same time, the fact that 68% of serial killers suffered some form of childhood abuse and that serial killers are a largely American phenomenon (according to the FBI, 67% of the world’s serial killers are from the United States), strongly support the “blank-slate” idea that there is, in fact, a learned/cultural aspect to serial killing. In Sons of Cain - a book that fills the gap between dry academic studies and sensationalized true crime - investigative historian Peter Vronsky examines our understanding of serial killing from its prehistoric anthropological evolutionary dimensions in the pre-civilization era (c. 15, BC) to g further back into human history and deeper into the human psyche than Serial Killers.

The non-social serial killers, on the contrary, are organized and more creative. They are more adaptive and mobile, with conventional relationships. The non-social serial killers tend to have a preferred type of victims and kill them slowly. They want to shock the community and most often leave the dead bodies in public view. According to the.   The book explores how our understandings of serial killers – called “monsters” before the advent of modern psychology – have changed over time, and considers answers to a difficult Author: J Oliver Conroy.


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