Using Murder by: Philip Jenkins ISBN10: 0202305252
ISBN10 0202305252
PUBLISHER Transaction Publishers
TYPE 262 Page Book
RATING 3.8 / 5.0 Avg.
LAST UPDATED: 2016-11-26

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Using Murder

Using Murder: The Social Construction of Serial Homicide (Social Problems and Social Issues)

Using Murder was written by and Philip Jenkins. The 262 page book was published by Transaction Publishers in 1994 with an ISBN 10 of 0202305252. Most books are now available in ebook, pdf and audible formats. If you need more information about this publication, it can be purchased at or Google Books. If the book is older and/or out of print book try to locate a copy on Using Murder mentions 2 serial killers including Karl Denke. The author Philip Jenkins has 2 book(s) listed on Killer.Cloud used for the purpose of documenting facts about Serial Killers listed in our database.

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In the last decade, serial murder has become a source of major concern for law enforcement agencies, while the serial killer has attracted widespread interest as a villain in popular culture. There is no doubt, however, that popular fears and stereotypes have vastly exaggerated the actual scale of multiple homicide activity. In assessing the concern and the interest, Jenkins has produced an innovative synthesis of approaches to social problem construction. It includes an historical and social-scientific estimate of the objective scale of serial murder; a rhetorical analysis of the construction of the phenomenon in public debate; and a cultural studies-oriented analysis of the portrayal of serial murder in contemporary literature, film, and...

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