Criminal Man

Author by : Cesare Lombroso
Language : en
Publisher by : Duke University Press
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Description : A new translation of Lombroso's L'Homme Delinquente, with a new scholarly introduction.


Criminal Man According To The Classification Of Cesare Lombroso

Author by : Gina Lombroso
Language : en
Publisher by : Good Press
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Description : "Criminal Man, According to the Classification of Cesare Lombroso" by Gina Lombroso. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.


Criminal Man

Author by : George Godwin
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Criminal Man According To The Classification Of Cesare Lombroso

Author by : Cesare Lombroso
Language : en
Publisher by : Franklin Classics
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Description : This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. To ensure a quality reading experience, this work has been proofread and republished using a format that seamlessly blends the original graphical elements with text in an easy-to-read typeface. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.


Criminal Man According To The Classification Of Cesare Lombroso

Author by : Gina Lombroso-Ferrero
Language : en
Publisher by : Nova Snova
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Description : Professor Cesare Lombroso was able before his death to give his personal attention to this volume prepared by his daughter and collaborator, Gina Lombroso Ferrero (wife of the distinguished historian), in which is presented a summary of the conclusions reached in the great treatise by Lombroso on the causes of criminality and the treatment of criminals.


The Search For Criminal Man

Author by : Ysabel Rennie
Language : en
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The Man Who Changed Rooms And Other Criminal Types

Author by : Johnston McCulley
Language : en
Publisher by : Wildside Press LLC
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Description : This volume assembles five suspenseful stories by Johnston McCulley (the creator of Zorro). Included are "The Man Who Changed Rooms," "Eternal Assets," "Initiating Noggins," "Forfearance," and "Demons of Disaster." Part of the Wildside Pulp Classics series.


Criminal Man

Author by : Gina Lombroso
Language : en
Publisher by : BoD – Books on Demand
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Description : On consulting my memory and the documents relating to my studies on this subject, I find that its two fundamental ideas-that, for instance, which claims as an essential point the study not of crime in the abstract, but of the criminal himself, in order adequately to deal with the evil effects of his wrong-doing, and that which classifies the congenital criminal as an anomaly, partly pathological and partly atavistic, a revival of the primitive savage-did not suggest themselves to me instantaneously under the spell of a single deep impression, but were the offspring of a series of impressions. The slow and almost unconscious association of these first vague ideas resulted in a new system which, influenced by its origin, has preserved in all its subsequent developments the traces of doubt and indecision, the marks of the travail which attended its birth. The first idea came to me in 1864, when, as an army doctor, I beguiled my ample leisure with a series of studies on the Italian soldier. From the very beginning I was struck by a characteristic that distinguished the honest soldier from his vicious comrade: the extent to which the latter was tattooed and the indecency of the designs that covered his body. This idea, however, bore no fruit. The second inspiration came to me when on one occasion, amid the laughter of my colleagues, I sought to base the study of psychiatry on experimental methods. When in '66, fresh from the atmosphere of clinical experiment, I had begun to study psychiatry, I realised how inadequate were the methods hitherto held in esteem, and how necessary it was, in studying the insane, to make the patient, not the disease, the object of attention. In homage to these ideas, I applied to the clinical examination of cases of mental alienation the study of the skull, with measurements and weights, by means of the esthesiometer and craniometer.


Inventing The Criminal

Author by : Richard F. Wetzell
Language : en
Publisher by : Univ of North Carolina Press
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Description : Recent years have witnessed a resurgence of biological research into the causes of crime, but the origins of this kind of research date back to the late nineteenth century. Here, Richard Wetzell presents the first history of German criminology from Imperial Germany through the Weimar Republic to the end of the Third Reich, a period that provided a unique test case for the perils associated with biological explanations of crime. Drawing on a wealth of primary sources from criminological, legal, and psychiatric literature, Wetzell shows that German biomedical research on crime predominated over sociological research and thus contributed to the rise of the eugenics movement and the eventual targeting of criminals for eugenic measures by the Nazi regime. However, he also demonstrates that the development of German criminology was characterized by a constant tension between the criminologists' hereditarian biases and an increasing methodological sophistication that prevented many of them from endorsing the crude genetic determinism and racism that characterized so much of Hitler's regime. As a result, proposals for the sterilization of criminals remained highly controversial during the Nazi years, suggesting that Nazi biological politics left more room for contention than has often been assumed.