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Murderers sane and mad

Miriam Allen DeFord

Murderers sane and mad

case histories in the motivation and rationale of murder.

by Miriam Allen DeFord

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Published by Abelard-Schuman .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination239p.,22cm
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19035647M

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Murderers Sane & Mad book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Case Histories in the Motivation and Rationale of Murder.5/5. MURDERERS SANE AND MAD. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe. Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. These are, in effect, case histories of some of the more notorious murderers of contemporary history.

In this compilation of a series of fact crime articles originally published in various crime magazines, the progression is a ""downhill. Murderers Sane & Mad [Miriam Allen Deford] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Murderers Sane & Mad. Murderers Sane and Mad: Case Histories in the Motivation and Rationale of Murder [Miriam Allen deFord] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Miriam Allen deFord (Aug – Febru ) was an American writer best known for her mysteries and science fiction. During the s, she wrote for a number of left-wing magazines including The Masses, The Liberator, and the Federated Press.

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The frequency of mental disorders in mass murderers is controversial because it is not clear where to draw the line between "bad" and "mad." The paranoia exists on a spectrum of severity.

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For every piece of evidence that Hamlet is mad, we can also point to evidence that he’s sane, which contributes to the mystery of Hamlet’s character. By making the audience constantly question whether Hamlet is really mad or just pretending, Hamlet asks us whether the line between reality and acting is as clear-cut as it seems.

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The relative scarcity of the female murderer interests us on a base level—if mystery appeals, so does the unusual. But the female murderer doesn’t feel merely uncommon, but nearly taboo—because she represents not only a subversion of expected gender roles, but a pretty significant existence is a violent (pun intended) transgression against our ingrained social notions of.When the Ghost tells Hamlet about Claudius’s murder, Hamlet responds strangely: he tells his friend Horatio and the watchman Marcellus that he is going to pretend to be mad.

He has no obvious reason to fake insanity, and Horatio, at least, seems to think that Hamlet is already behaving strangely: he describes Hamlet’s words as ‘wild and.