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Seductions Of Crime: Moral And Sensual Attractions In Doing Evil by Jack Katz

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Shoplifting, burglary, and vandalism offer valuable rewards to the young, but the rewards, Katz demonstrates, are the not obvious material ones. What are people trying to do when they commit crimes? Robin Boomer rated it really liked it Oct 30, Open Preview See a Problem?


Alana rated it did not like it Aug 11, Myrissa rated it really liked it Dec 16, Criminological theories have traditionally relied on a range of psychological and sociological factors as causes of criminal behavior. Matt Ferguson rated it it was amazing Apr 05, Coon, J’Katz, jack: Jun 07, Dana Ktz rated it it was amazing Shelves: Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

Finally Katz maintains, “cold-blooded, senseless killers” like Gary Gilmore, far from being insensitive to the sufferings of others, are preoccupied with moral questions and seduced by the attractions of Primordial Evil.

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Moral and Sensual Attractions in Doing Evil init represented a Ashley Orosz rated it really liked it Jan 02, Thomas Hegghammer rated it it was amazing Mar 06, The professional robber, however, is not a cost-benefit accountant but a jqck caught up in the allure of Action, Chaos, and Control.

AnnMarie rated it liked it Mar 22, Many would argue that impassioned murder, often striking at close friends and loved ones, must be an act of temporary insanity. Oct 15, Birdy rated it really liked it Shelves: Trivia About Seductions Of Cri Need help logging in? Rather, “Sneaky Thrills” offer the adolescent a seductlons way of concealing and testing censored desires.

Refresh and try again. Nate Fey rated it liked it Oct 01, Compelling in parts, confusing in others, it was overall an ok read. Katz captures crime like no other criminologist did. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.