The Lady killers

famous women murderers by Jonathan Goodman

Publisher: ISIS in Oxford

Written in English
Cover of: The Lady killers | Jonathan Goodman
Published: Pages: 258 Downloads: 801
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Subjects:

  • Case studies,
  • Murder,
  • Female offenders,
  • History
  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Jonathan Goodman
    The Physical Object
    Pagination258 pages (large print) ;
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26481150M
    ISBN 101850894752
    ISBN 109781850894759
    OCLC/WorldCa22115155

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The first book to examine female serial killers through a feminist lens with a witty and dryly humorous tone, Lady Killers dismisses easy explanations (she was hormonal, she did it for love, a man made her do it) and tired tropes (she was a femme fatale, a black widow, a witch), delving into the complex reality of female aggression and predation.

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Expect big things to come from this immensely talented rookie storyteller.” —NYT bestselling author M. William Phelps, DANGEROUS GROUND: My Friendship with a Serial Killer.

Directed by Alexander Mackendrick. With Alec Guinness, Peter Sellers, Cecil Parker, Herbert Lom. Five oddball criminals planning a bank robbery rent rooms on a cul-de-sac from an octogenarian widow under the pretext that they are classical musicians/10(K).

The first book to examine female serial killers through a feminist lens with a witty and dryly humorous tone, Lady Killers dismisses easy explanations (she was hormonal, she did it for love, a man made her do it) and tired tropes (she was a femme fatale, a black widow, a witch), delving into the complex reality of female aggression and predation.

Directed by Ethan Coen, Joel Coen. With Tom Hanks, Marlon Wayans, Irma P. Hall, J.K. Simmons. An eccentric, if not charming Southern professor and his crew pose as a classical ensemble in order to rob a casino, all under the nose of his unsuspecting but sharp old landlady/10(K).

The first book to examine female serial killers through a feminist lens with a witty and dryly humorous tone, Lady Killers dismisses easy explanations (she was hormonal, she did it for love, a man made her do it) and tired tropes (she was a femme fatale, a black widow, a witch), delving into the complex reality of female aggression and predation/5(11).

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the. In fact, serial killers are thought to be so universally male that, inFBI profiler Roy Hazelwood infamously declared that there are no female serial killers.

Inspired by Telfer's Jezebel column of the same name, Lady Killers disputes that claim and offers 14 gruesome examples as evidence. The Lady Killers: Famous Women Murderers by Jonathan Goodman and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at "Inan FBI profiler infamously declared in a homicide conference, "There are no female serial killers"--but Lady Killers offers fourteen creepy examples to the contrary.".

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Lady Killers: Deadly Women Throughout History would take its. The first book to examine female serial killers through a feminist lens with a witty and dryly humorous tone, Lady Killers dismisses easy explanations (she was hormonal, she did it for love, a man made her do it) and tired tropes (she was a femme fatale, a black widow, a witch), delving into the complex reality of female aggression and predation.4/5(11).

The Ladykillers is a macabre slow-burn with quirky performances of even quirkier characters. Total Count: User Ratings: 10, The Ladykillers Ratings & Reviews Explanation. See score details %. In THE LADYKILLERS, Professor Goldthwait Higginson Dorr, PhD.

(Tom Hanks), a man who dresses like Colonel Sanders but whose rhetorical flourishes are as tangled as a kudzu vine. Dorr rents a room from Mrs. Munson (Irma P. Hall) and tells her that he and his band want to use her cellar to practice their music.3/5.

Lady Killers Deadly Women Throughout History (Book): Telfer, Tori: "Inan FBI profiler infamously declared in a homicide conference, 'There are no female serial killers'--but Lady Killers offers fourteen creepy examples to the contrary."--Page 4 of killers are thought to be so universally, overwhelmingly male that inFBI profiler Roy Hazelwood infamously declared in.

The book is well-researched and informative, but squeamish readers beware: Telfer doesn’t hide the grisly and gruesome details about what these women did to the people they murdered. For those interested in historical facts about a special group of sociopaths, the author offers an illuminating read on a subject that has not received much.

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Brand: Ronald E Bowers. In her debut work of nonfiction, Telfer, who writes for the Awl and Vice, exhumes the horrific criminal histories of 14 female serial killers.

Each woman receives an individual portr. Lady Killers Deadly Women Throughout History (Book): Telfer, Tori: Serial killers are thought to be so universally, overwhelmingly male that inFBI profiler Roy Hazelwood infamously declared in a homicide conference, "There are no female serial killers." Telfer delves into the reality of female aggression and predation with this compendium of female serial killers and their crimes.

The first book to examine female serial killers through a feminist lens with a witty and dryly humorous tone, Lady Killers dismisses easy explanations (she was hormonal, she did it for love, a man made her do it) and tired tropes (she was a femme fatale, a black widow, a witch), delving into the complex reality of female aggression and predation.4/5(3).

The first book to examine female serial killers through a feminist lens with a witty and dryly humorous tone, Lady Killers dismisses easy explanations (she was hormonal, she did it for love, a man made her do it) and tired tropes (she was a femme fatale, a black widow, a witch), delving into the complex reality of female aggression and predation/5(12).

The greatest comic example is The Ladykillers. Four years earlier, Guinness had appeared in Charles Crichton’s Ealing excursion into the genre, The Lavender Hill Author: Philip French.Get this from a library! Lady killers.

[Anja Feliers] -- Twee verhalen, in het eerste zoekt een jonge vrouw wraak vanwege de dood van haar broertje en in het tweede zoekt een jonge vrouw vergelding voor het feit dat ze van haar geliefde is gescheiden.In her first book, Lady Killers, Tori Telfer tells the true stories of unknown female serial killers.

The book, investigates not whodunnit, but rather who is she?Each chapter attempts to strip the sexism, racism, fetishism, and all the isms off of these deeply troubled and problematic women and their crimes and tries to see them for who they are.