Sex murder and sex aggression phenomenology, psychopathology, psychodynamics, and prognosis by Eugene Revitch

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Published by Thomas in Springfield, Ill., U.S.A .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Violence.,
  • Sex crimes -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Women -- Crimes against -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Psychology, Pathological.,
  • Aggression -- psychology.,
  • Homicide.,
  • Sex Offenses.

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Book details

Statementby Eugene Revitch and Louis B. Schlesinger.
ContributionsSchlesinger, Louis B.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC569.5.V55 R48 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 137 p. ;
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2059863M
ISBN 100398055564
LC Control Number88039170

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