Whitaker, Leighton C.

Understanding and preventing violence : the psychology of human destructiveness / Leighton C. Whitaker. - Boca Raton, Fla. : CRC Press, c2000. - xviii, 227 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. - Medicine Net Base eBooks. . - Pacific Institute series on forensic psychology. .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. Dilemmas for the 21st century -- 2. Social inducements to paralethal and lethal violence -- 3. Inhibiting fatal group and institutional aggression -- 4. The Central Intelligence Agency and lethal violence -- 5. Lethal violence by entire governments -- 6. Transcendence : constructive vs. destructive mentality.




Electronic reproduction.
[Boca Raton, Fla. :
CRC Press,
2012].
PDF file created from digital scan of print book.

9781466520400 (e-book : PDF)


Violence--Prevention.
Crime prevention.
Social psychology.
Forensic psychology.

HM886 / .W458 2000