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Analyzing the Experts

Advantages: Packed with interesting information, and easy to read.
Disadvantages: Fact vs. Opinion

WHY BUY THE BOOK? I've always had an interest in crime. When I started my degree on Creative Writing and Criminology two years ago, I thought this book would be a good idea. Not only would it aid my criminological knowledge, but being written by an ...

Jamey85 29.04.2005 · Read full review
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Review of The Anatomy of Motive - John Douglas, Mark Olshaker

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Want to know what motivates violent criminals?

Advantages: An amazing insight into FBI profiling techniques
Disadvantages: Author sometimes judgemental

This book explores the motive for various crimes ranging from fire starting, through serial killing, mass murdering to random acts of violence. It's a really interesting book for anyone interested in crime or psychology. This book examines various rea ...

LadyI 14.09.2006 · Read full review
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A Most Gruesome Journey

Advantages: Sympathetically factual
Disadvantages: The murders are extremely vile

...Hannibal Lecter? Pah! Meet a real cannibal... Jeffrey Dhamer, The world. The world, this is Jeffrey Dahmer. Imagine a hot summer's night in July, 1991. You are a policeman and you've just walked in to a Mr. Dahmer's apartment. The occupant is a young m ...

Salgirl 03.03.2001 · Read full review
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Review of The Shrine of Jeffrey Dahmer - Brian Masters

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The most comprehensive, in-depth biography of Dahmer so far!

Advantages: Comprehensive, intellectual, detailed, thorough, goes the extra mile
Disadvantages: Quite long winded - small print!

...For a few years now, I have had an interest (if you could call it that) in serial killers, murderers and cannibals; in particular; their psychology, motives and attributions. Unfortunately, a majority of books which I have read so far surrounding the subj ...

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Excellent Book

Advantages: A Good Read
Disadvantages: None

This is a good quality book that presents an insight into the authors life and how he grew up. "A Sense of Freedom" certainly won't be for everyone's tastes as there are numerous violent confrontations, and in one scene, Boyle takes to "decorating" his ce ...

Nazuku 29.05.2007 · Read full review
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Review of A Sense of Freedom - Jimmy Boyle

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