Women Who Kill Men by: Gordon Morris Bakken ISBN10: 0803226578
ISBN10 0803226578
PUBLISHER U of Nebraska Press
TYPE 297 Page Book
LAST UPDATED: 2016-12-03

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Women Who Kill Men

Women Who Kill Men

Women Who Kill Men was written by Gordon Morris Bakken, and Brenda Farrington. The 297 page book was published by U of Nebraska Press in 2009 with an ISBN 10 of 0803226578. Most books are now available in ebook, pdf and audible formats. If you need more information about this publication, it can be purchased at Amazon.com or Google Books. If the book is older and/or out of print book try to locate a copy on eBay.com. Women Who Kill Men mentions 1 serial killers including Louise Peete. The author Gordon Morris Bakken has 1 book(s) listed on Killer.Cloud used for the purpose of documenting facts about Serial Killers listed in our database.

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The late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries were a revolutionary period in the lives of women, and the shifting perceptions of women and their role in society were equally apparent in the courtroom. Women Who Kill Men examines eighteen sensational cases of women on trial for murder from 1870 to 1958. The fascinating details of these murder trials, documented in court records and embellished newspaper coverage, mirrored the changing public image of women. Although murder was clearly outside the norm for standard female behavior, most women and their attorneys relied on gendered stereotypes and language to create their defense and sometimes to leverage their status in a patriarchal system. Those who could successfully dress and act the...

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