The Mind of a Killer

What kind of person would engage in senseless violence?

A Lonely Killer Strikes Again

By Stanton Peele Ph.D.

Did the Colorado shooter have loads of friends?

Senseless Violence

By Nigel Barber Ph.D.

What we have learned about rampage killings.

A Murderous Society's Latest Outrage

By Gordon S Livingston M.D.

Why are we surprised by yet another massacre?

Nightmare in Aurora

By Stephen A. Diamond Ph.D.

Batman, the Joker and James Holmes

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Violence and Mental Illness: Not a Direct Link

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Making Sense of the Batman Massacre: Is Suspect's Behavior Motivated by Madness or Manipulation?

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Aurora, CO: The Town Where Batman Died

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The revenge of the insulted narcissist

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Psychology of a Murderer: The Story of Andrew Suh

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Changing the Culture of Stigma

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Female Mass Murderers

By Joni E Johnston Psy.D.

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By Lisa Firestone Ph.D.

America Doesn't Need Gun Control

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Copycat killings

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A Wicked Rage for Recognition

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Can the Unconscious Be Dangerous? : Introversion, Dreams and the Madness of Mass Murder

By Stephen A. Diamond Ph.D.

Extreme Embitterment: The Anger Epidemic Rages Eastward

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Running Amok in Alabama: Our Raging Anger Epidemic

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The Anti-Batman

By Leon Pomeroy Ph.D.

Wolves, Scrub Jays, and the Feeling of Being Watched

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Myths of Forgiveness

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Faking Bad

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