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    I'm researching Jeffrey Dahmer for EPQ.

    If you know an idea/concept then feel free to share. I'm aiming for an A* so I really want to impress everyone.
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    Why Dahmer?

    What have you been looking at so far?
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    (Original post by Notoriety)
    Why Dahmer?

    What have you been looking at so far?
    I don't really know why Dahmer. He's just one of the first serial killers I was aware of from a young age and somebody who I've always been intrigued by.

    I've got 3,000/5,000 words so far - I don't want to say what I've been looking at because people can steal my ideas and I'd get a low grade. I just want to stretch far beyond my current level.
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    Pretty sure people don't care about stealing your work.

    What explanations have you found already?
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    (Original post by Findlay6)
    Pretty sure people don't care about stealing your work.

    What explanations have you found already?
    Attachment, alcoholism, prenatal drug abuse..
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    look into canters circle theory, bottom up and top down approach and psychological explanations for crime.

    simply psychology forensics is very good
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    (Original post by Traore)
    Attachment, alcoholism, prenatal drug abuse..

    Bowlby - if applicable.
    Dollard - Frustration-aggression hypothesis
    Evolutionary ideas that support aggression/testosterone.
    Attachment types
    You could talk about desensitisation due to his role in the Army.
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    (Original post by fxlloutboyy)
    look into canters circle theory, bottom up and top down approach and psychological explanations for crime.

    simply psychology forensics is very good
    Thanks
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    (Original post by Findlay6)
    Bowlby - if applicable.
    Dollard - Frustration-aggression hypothesis
    Evolutionary ideas that support aggression/testosterone.
    Attachment types
    You could talk about desensitisation due to his role in the Army.
    Thanks
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    (Original post by Traore)
    Attachment, alcoholism, prenatal drug abuse..
    You could try looking at brain structure
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    (Original post by Findlay6)
    Bowlby - if applicable.
    Dollard - Frustration-aggression hypothesis
    Evolutionary ideas that support aggression/testosterone.
    Attachment types
    You could talk about desensitisation due to his role in the Army.
    He killed someone before he was in the Army.
 
 
 
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