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The Resource Sons of Cain : a history of serial killers from the stone age to the present, Peter Vronsky

Sons of Cain : a history of serial killers from the stone age to the present, Peter Vronsky

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Sons of Cain : a history of serial killers from the stone age to the present
Title
Sons of Cain
Title remainder
a history of serial killers from the stone age to the present
Statement of responsibility
Peter Vronsky
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the author of Serial Killers: The Method and Madness of Monsters ... an in-depth examination of sexual serial killers throughout human history, how they evolved, and why we are fascinated by their horrifying crimes"--Back cover
Writing style
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10692351
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DLC
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Vronsky, Peter
Dewey number
364.152/3209
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6505
LC item number
.V76 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Serial murderers
Target audience
adult
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a history of serial killers from the stone age to the present
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Sons of Cain : a history of serial killers from the stone age to the present, Peter Vronsky
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-410) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
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  • txt
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Contents
I. On the origin of the species: the evolution of serial killers. Serial killers: a brief introduction to the species ; Genesis: the stone age reptilian zombie serial-killer triune brain ; Psychopathia sexualis: the psychology of the lust serial killer in civilized society -- II. Serial killer chronicles: the early forensic history of monster. The dawn of the less-dead: serial killers and modernity ; Lupina insania: criminalizing werewolves and Little Red Riding Hood as victim, 1450-1650 ; Malleus maleficarum: the great witch hunt as a serial-killing-woman hunt ; The rippers before Jack: the rise of modern serial killers in Europe, 1800-1887 ; Back in the USA: the rise of the modern American serial killer ; Slouching toward Whitechapel: sex crimes in Britain before Jack the Ripper -- III. The new age of monsters: the rise of the modern serial killer. Raptor: Jack the Ripper and the Whitechapel murders, 1888 ; The French ripper: the forensics of serial murder in the Belle Epoch, 1897 ; Red tide rising: serial killers in the first half of the twentieth century, 1900-1950 ; American gothic: the "golden age" of serial killers, 1950-2000 ; Diabolus in cultura: serial-killing rape culture "sweats," the "greatest generation," and their sons of Cain -- Conclusion: Pogo syndrome: thinking herds of crazies in the twilight of the golden age of serial killers -- Afterword: "Serial killers need hugs too."
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 423 pages
Isbn
9780425276976
Lccn
2017046780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1012616543
  • (OCoLC)1012616543
Label
Sons of Cain : a history of serial killers from the stone age to the present, Peter Vronsky
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 367-410) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. On the origin of the species: the evolution of serial killers. Serial killers: a brief introduction to the species ; Genesis: the stone age reptilian zombie serial-killer triune brain ; Psychopathia sexualis: the psychology of the lust serial killer in civilized society -- II. Serial killer chronicles: the early forensic history of monster. The dawn of the less-dead: serial killers and modernity ; Lupina insania: criminalizing werewolves and Little Red Riding Hood as victim, 1450-1650 ; Malleus maleficarum: the great witch hunt as a serial-killing-woman hunt ; The rippers before Jack: the rise of modern serial killers in Europe, 1800-1887 ; Back in the USA: the rise of the modern American serial killer ; Slouching toward Whitechapel: sex crimes in Britain before Jack the Ripper -- III. The new age of monsters: the rise of the modern serial killer. Raptor: Jack the Ripper and the Whitechapel murders, 1888 ; The French ripper: the forensics of serial murder in the Belle Epoch, 1897 ; Red tide rising: serial killers in the first half of the twentieth century, 1900-1950 ; American gothic: the "golden age" of serial killers, 1950-2000 ; Diabolus in cultura: serial-killing rape culture "sweats," the "greatest generation," and their sons of Cain -- Conclusion: Pogo syndrome: thinking herds of crazies in the twilight of the golden age of serial killers -- Afterword: "Serial killers need hugs too."
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 423 pages
Isbn
9780425276976
Lccn
2017046780
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1012616543
  • (OCoLC)1012616543

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