Profiling and Serial Crime
Theoretical and Practical IssuesBy
- Wayne Petherick
Criminal justice and forensic psychology programs. Courses in criminal profiling, especially courses on serial crime. Secondary: Graduate courses and professionals.
Paperback, 480 Pages
Published: January 2013
Imprint: Anderson Publishing
"The first part of this textbook on serial crime and behavioral profiling treats the history, theory, underlying assumptions, and methods of behavioral profiling, paying attention to controversies over the accuracy of behavioral profiling. Part 2 gathers chapters devoted to various types of serial crime, such as stalking, murder, and arsonâ¦this third edition contains five new chapters on harassment, bullying, staging, case linkage, and motivation."-- Reference & Research Book News,December 2013