Female homicide offenders referred for pre-trial psychiatric examination: a descriptive study.


Homicide by women has attracted serious attention from a variety of professionals including psychiatrists, lawyers, and criminologists. Although a survey of the literature suggests that homicide usually results from a single impulsive act by women who are reacting to overwhelming interpersonal conflict within the family, I several investigators have… (More)


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