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I would not have bought this book if it was not a required textbook for a college class. I never read the full bookPublished on January 8, 2013 by Little
Pincus makes very clear his opinion of "What Makes Killers Kill" and uses the duration of the book to defend the detailed aspects of his arguments. Read morePublished on December 17, 2012 by GHaralson57
Jonathon H. Pincus's "Base Instincts: What Makes a Killer Kill" is a wonderful eye-opening book that uncovers the true meaning behind psychopathy and what causes serial killers to... Read morePublished on October 7, 2012 by Agreen Hadadi
For those of us, like me, who don't have a background in neurology or criminology, this is excellent. Read morePublished on June 14, 2012 by Baranabus
well written with a smooth flow, for reading. very interesting both in fact and anecdotally. through real life we get to see how this neurologist [jonathan h. pincus, m. d. Read morePublished on July 13, 2011 by gespect
This book carefully examines several violent convicts for the signs of factors that explain their violence. Rather than merely consigning them to labels such as sociopath, etc. Read morePublished on January 5, 2011 by Ashborough
Pincus weave a fascinating, true tale of what makes killers tick in this 2001 book. Pincus himself interviewed hundreds of killers during his career as a neurologist. Read morePublished on September 3, 2006 by Angela Wilson