- Contributes, in a thoughtful and scholarly way, to the audiences' existing library of books on crimes and criminals
- Provides new and insightful information on the criminal behavior of Jeffrey Dahmer
- Enables readers to compare and contrast different models/theories on sexual homicide and serial murder
- Assists researchers, educators, public officials, and the lay public determine how best to respond to the phenomenon of lust murder
Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: On Paraphilia and Lust Murder
Chapter 3: On Sexual Homicide and Serial Murder: What Do We Know?
Chapter 4: An Integrative Model: What Do We Need
Chapter 5: The Case of Jeffrey Dahmer
Chapter 6: Dahmer, Sexual Deviance and Lust Murder: Testing the Models
Chapter 7: In Search of Meaning: On Theory Construction and Model Making
Chapter 8: Implications and Conclusions
Arrigo, Bruce A.
Bruce A. Arrigo, Ph.D., is Professor of Criminology, Law, and Society at the University of North Carolina - Charlotte. He holds additional faculty appointments in Psychology, in Public Policy, and in Public Health Sciences. Dr. Arrigo has (co)authored or (co)edited) 30+ books and 175+ scholarly papers in the areas of justice and social welfare at the intersection of law, mental health, and society. He also is the founding and current editor-in-chief of the Journal of Forensic Psychology Practice, a Fellow of both the American Psychological Association and the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences, and has served as a consultant to the Correctional Service of Canada, the National Institute of Justice, the National Science Foundation, and Savant Learning Systems.