Jacob--the case of a serial killer.


This paper describes a rare forensic psychiatric syndrome which has been the subject of massive publicity in the last decade. Despite the widespread interest, the psychodynamic process whereby a person becomes a serial murderer remains largely unknown. "Jacob" was convicted of a series of murders that he carried out over a decade. The case material is based… (More)


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@article{Kallian1996JacobtheCO, title={Jacob--the case of a serial killer.}, author={M Kallian and Y C Bar-el and Rimona Durst and Eliezer Witztum}, journal={The Israel journal of psychiatry and related sciences}, year={1996}, volume={33 4}, pages={221-7} }