G. Lombroso

Criminal Man
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This interactive digital edition contains a precise and detailed summary of Lombroso’s thought about Criminal Anthropology. In this valuable book, there are many pictures and photographs of the original edition.

Moreover, this edition includes Interactive Notes and Chapters, News about the Author, News about the Book, a very interesting Tag cloud of the Book and a link to connect to the Goodreads community to ask questions and share comments and opinions.

Cesare Lombroso (1835-1909), was an Italian criminologist, physician, and founder of the Italian School of Positivist Criminology.

In this book:

  • PART I. THE CRIMINAL WORLD (The Born Criminal; The Born Criminal and his Relation to Moral Insanity and Epilepsy; The Insane Criminal; Criminaloids);
  • PART II. CRIME, ITS ORIGIN, CAUSE, AND CURE (Origin and Causes of Crime; The Prevention of Crime; Methods for the Cure and Repression of Crime);
  • PART III. CHARACTERS AND TYPES OF CRIMINALS (Examination of Criminals; Summary of Chief Forms of Criminality to Aid in Distinguishing between Criminals and Lunatics and in Detecting Simulations of Insanity);
  • APPENDIX; Bibliography of the Chief Works of Cesare Lombroso.


Criminal man