Social constructions and serial killing : TrueCrime

“So, whereas all through human historical past there have in all probability at all times been people who engaged in serial predation, in earlier eras it was not doable for a person to be a serial killer. Serial killing is a distinctly trendy phenomenon, a product of comparatively latest social and cultural situations to which criminologists can present contemporary perception by accentuating the broad institutional frameworks, motivations, and alternative constructions inside which serial killing happens …”