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mobi æ The Human Predator A Historical Chronicle of Serial Murder and Forensic Investigation ☆ Katherine Ramsland

From ancient Rome through the Dark Ages to the burgeoning West to the open highways of urban America from the unconscionable exploits of French religious zealot Gilles de Rais to such all A It was certainly a thorough set of case histories for killers throughout history I was a little disappointed that she didn't go in depth on her theory that serial killers act on the subtle tensions which exist but aren't acknowledged in society I was also somewhat disappointed that there was no attempt at analysis of the motivations of various types of killers Someone like Jeffery Dahmer is acting for a different reason than a baby farmer in Victorian EnglandI thought she made a good call to exclude those who did their killing as part of a war effort like Vlad Tepes Dracul While I'm sure some killers managed to sate their urges in otherwise legitimate arenas it would be hard to distinguish themThe patterns which emerged were definitely interesting The women noted by history as multiple killers mostly seem to have targeted people known to them while stranger killing is mostly a male pastime Of course I wonder if there are women serial killers who have simply never been caught because no one was looking for a femaleIt was an interesting book although the lists of victims and crimes became encyclopedic sometimes For those interested in the subject matter it's a good reference

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The Human Predator A Historical Chronicle of Serial Murder and Forensic InvestigationD of the serial killer phenomenon as well as the parallel development of psychology forensic science and FBI profiling in the serial killer's evolving manifestation throughout human history Seems like anybody who ever famously killed anybody was included in here Sweet uick and to the point Mostly interesting and just fine BUTIt was all good until the end when the author spells Beats instead of Beatles or says 300000 people were killed in Colombia during something called La Violencia That was supposed to be 200000 over the span of 10 years but still why include that when it just dwarfs the rest of the perps she's describing She even includes Hitler Just a little broadLost interest when she couldn't even spell Josefina GutiƩrrez She put Josephina GuttiƩriezTwenty three hundred police involved in an urgent investigation during the early 60s for a black student doesn't pass the BS test

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reader ã The Human Predator A Historical Chronicle of Serial Murder and Forensic Investigation ´ 336 pages ´ moneyexpresscard ç From ancient Rome through the Dark Ages to the burgeoning West to the open highways of urban America from tMerican monsters as Jeffrey Dahmer and Aileen WournosKatherine Ramsland makes an eye opening case for the existence of serial killers throughout time offering a complete chronological recor I love forensic psychology and I found this book fascinating from begining to end While this book was great nothing beats hearing Katherine discus all her adventures in person I've had her as a college professor and have felt compelled to read most anything she writes