Inside the Criminal Mind by Stanton Samenow
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Long-held myths defining the sources of and cures for crime are shattered in this ground-breaking book--and a chilling profile of today's criminal emerges.

About Stanton Samenow

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STANTON E. SAMENOW, Ph.D., a clinical psychologist, has spent thirty-four years as a researcher, clinician, consultant, and expert witness specializing in criminal behavior. He has also served as an independent evaluator in adversarial child custody disputes for the past twenty years and has been appointed to three presidential task forces on law enforcement, victims' rights, and a drug-free America. In October 2003, he was appointed an expert witness for the prosecution in the trial against accused "Washington Sniper" Lee Boyd Malvo, aka John Lee Malvo. Dr. Samenow lives in Virginia.
Published January 11, 2012 by Crown. 290 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Political & Social Sciences, Young Adult, Crime, Professional & Technical, Self Help, Children's Books. Non-fiction

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From a member of the President's Task Force on Victims of Crime: overstated, superficial generalizations about the ""criminal mind""--followed by a brief presentation of a new therapy-program (barely tested yet) that can ""help a criminal change 180 degrees by learning an entirely new way of thin...

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A short new chapter on terrorism illustrates perfectly the limits of the author's""methodology""--he defines the issue down to link Al Qaeda with any criminal whose actions frighten someone, and then simply discounts any outside influence as meaningfully contributing to the making of a criminal.

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