Seductions Of Crime : Moral And Sensual Attractions In Doing Evil
In this startling look at evil behaviour, a UCLA sociologist tries to get inside the criminal psyche to understand what it means or feels, signifies, sounds, tastes, or looks like to do any particular crime.
- Paperback | 376 pages
- 128 x 202 x 32mm | 439.98g
- 18 Oct 1990
- INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US
- BASIC BOOKS
- New York, United States
About Jack Katz
Jack Katz is professor of sociology at UCLA.
Table of contents
* Introduction * Righteous Slaughter * Sneaky Thrills * Ways of the Badass * Street Elites * Doing Stickup * Action, Chaos, and Control: Persisting with Stickup * Of Hardmen and Bad Niggers: Gender and Ethnicity in the Background of Stickup * Primordial Evil: Sense and Dynamic in Cold-Blooded, Senseless Murder * Seductions and Repulsions of Crime