ERIC Number: EJ199229
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979
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Death by Murder: A Study of Women Murderers.
Biggers, Trisha A.
Death Education, v3 n1 p1-9 Spr 1979
The average female murderer is 35 or older, poorly educated, has few job skills, and, in prison, is generally placid, withdrawn, and nonassertive. The female murderers interviewed attacked their victims during domestic quarrels in an attempt to resolve a conflict, assert power, or protect themselves. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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