Serial Murder

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The phenomenon of serial murder, although a rare form of homicide, has attracted an increased degree of interest in the last decades. Theodore Bundy, John Wayne Gacy, Henry Lee Lucas, Kenneth Bianchi and Angelo Buono (the “Hillside Stranglers”), David Berkowitz (the “Son of Sam”), Jeffrey Dahmer, Richard Ramirez (the “Night Stalker”), and Albert DeSalvo (the “Boston Strangler”) are a few of the serial killers that have both terrorized and fascinated the public.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationViolent Crime: Clinical and Social Implications
PublisherSAGE Publications Inc.
ISBN (Electronic)9781483349305
ISBN (Print)9781412959933
Publication statusPublished - 2010

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    Ioannou, M. (2010). Serial Murder. In Violent Crime: Clinical and Social Implications (pp. 300-326). SAGE Publications Inc..