Criminal Psychology & Personality Profiling

JOAN ESHERICK (author)

Publisher: Mason Crest ISBN: 9781422289495

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Television programs and feature films present criminal psychology and profiling as a blend of psychic visions, supernatural intuition, and evidence analysis. The reality, however, is quite different. Using true-crime case studies from history and the present, examples from current and former FBI profilers, and informative sidebars, Criminal Psychology & Personality Profiling explores the many roles and responsibilities criminal psychologists and profilers fill as they support other professionals in addressing crime and its consequences. From crime-scene analysis to offering expert testimony in court, these behavioral scientists offer an understanding of crime, the criminal mind, and those affected by crime.

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Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
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People & Places Science & Technology
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Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
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7th Grade 8th Grade 9th Grade 10th Grade 11th Grade 12th Grade
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Other
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English (US)
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Non-Fiction
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