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The Resource Suicidal mass murderers : a criminological study of why they kill, John Liebert and William J. Birnes

Suicidal mass murderers : a criminological study of why they kill, John Liebert and William J. Birnes

Label
Suicidal mass murderers : a criminological study of why they kill
Title
Suicidal mass murderers
Title remainder
a criminological study of why they kill
Statement of responsibility
John Liebert and William J. Birnes
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collaboration between a published researcher on serial violence and an experienced clinical psychiatrist, this book examines violence from the perspective of clinical medicine and psychology and helps to identify and effectively deal with the potential suicidal mass murderer before he kills. The authors review underlying causes, medical and social considerations, and the types of intervention possible. They begin with an overview of violence and aggression, move into the epidemiology of mass murder, and address the prevention of campus and workplace violence. Case studies of the most sensati
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Liebert, John
Dewey number
364.152/34
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6515
LC item number
.L38 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Birnes, William J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass murderers
  • Mass murder
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Criminal psychology
  • Criminal behavior, Prediction of
  • Violence
  • TRUE CRIME
  • Criminal behavior, Prediction of
  • Criminal psychology
  • Mass murder
  • Mass murderers
  • Suicidal behavior
  • Violence
Label
Suicidal mass murderers : a criminological study of why they kill, John Liebert and William J. Birnes
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Cho Seung-Hui -- 2. Who was Cho Seung-Hui? -- 3. What we have learned from the Virginia Tech massacre -- 4. Prediction of violence : who is dangerous to whom, why, and what can be done about it? -- 5. The Virginia panel and campus safety -- 6. An epidemic of campus and workplace suicidal mass murder -- 7. The psychotic -- 8. Cho Seung-Hui, attachment disorders, and pathological narcissism -- 9. Best clinical practices -- 10. Potential signs for dangerous behavior and best practice solutions
Control code
731667686
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 317 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466549678
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
tandf_189536
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)731667686
Label
Suicidal mass murderers : a criminological study of why they kill, John Liebert and William J. Birnes
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Cho Seung-Hui -- 2. Who was Cho Seung-Hui? -- 3. What we have learned from the Virginia Tech massacre -- 4. Prediction of violence : who is dangerous to whom, why, and what can be done about it? -- 5. The Virginia panel and campus safety -- 6. An epidemic of campus and workplace suicidal mass murder -- 7. The psychotic -- 8. Cho Seung-Hui, attachment disorders, and pathological narcissism -- 9. Best clinical practices -- 10. Potential signs for dangerous behavior and best practice solutions
Control code
731667686
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 317 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781466549678
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
tandf_189536
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)731667686

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