Criminal profiling in a terrorism context

Dean, Geoff (2007) Criminal profiling in a terrorism context. In Kocsis, Richard N. (Ed.) Criminal profiling: International theory, research and practice. Humana Press, Totowa, NJ., pp. 169-188.

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Abstract

This chapter engages in a critical analysis of the use of 'offender profiling' as developed in a criminal context and asks what relevance does such a paradigm have when applied in a terrorism context? More specifically, does offender profiling have potential to assist in developing a more comprehensive understanding of terrorism or is it largely irrelevant?

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ID Code: 8825
Item Type: Book Chapter
Refereed: Yes
Additional Information: For more information, please refer to the publisher’s website (see hypertext link) or contact the author. Author contact details: g.dean@qut.edu.au
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ISBN: 978-1-60327-146-2
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law
Current > Research Centres > Law and Justice Research Centre
Current > Schools > School of Justice
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2007 The Author
Deposited On: 31 Jul 2007
Last Modified: 07 Mar 2012 19:09

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