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The Resource Mass murder in the United States : a history, Grant Duwe

Mass murder in the United States : a history, Grant Duwe

Label
Mass murder in the United States : a history
Title
Mass murder in the United States
Title remainder
a history
Statement of responsibility
Grant Duwe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book describes the characteristics of mass murderers and the circumstances surrounding their crimes and examines the role of the news media in the social construction of mass murder. It attempts to provide a history of mass murder in the U.S., a history firmly situated within the broader social, political, and economic context of the twentieth century."--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Duwe, Grant
Dewey number
364.152/30973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6529
LC item number
.D89 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mass murder
  • Criminal psychology
  • Criminals
  • Mass murder investigation
  • Meurtre multiple
  • Psychologie criminelle
  • Criminels
  • Meurtre multiple
  • Criminal psychology
  • Criminals
  • Mass murder
  • Mass murder investigation
  • United States
  • Mörder
  • Intensivtäter
  • USA
Label
Mass murder in the United States : a history, Grant Duwe
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0714/2007013518.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-207) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The patterns and prevalance of mass murder -- The first mass murder wave, 1900-1939 -- The trough between the waves, 1940-1965 -- The second mass murder wave, 1966-1999 -- The news media's presentation of mass murder -- The social construction of mass murder
Control code
ocn122526408
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
v, 213 p.
Isbn
9780786431502
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007013518
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o122526408
  • (OCoLC)122526408
Label
Mass murder in the United States : a history, Grant Duwe
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0714/2007013518.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-207) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The patterns and prevalance of mass murder -- The first mass murder wave, 1900-1939 -- The trough between the waves, 1940-1965 -- The second mass murder wave, 1966-1999 -- The news media's presentation of mass murder -- The social construction of mass murder
Control code
ocn122526408
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
v, 213 p.
Isbn
9780786431502
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007013518
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o122526408
  • (OCoLC)122526408

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