Crime signals : how to spot a criminal before you become a victim / David Givens.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Odon Winkelpleck Public Library - Odon||613.66 Giv (Text)||70142210834456||Nonfiction - general||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780312362614
- ISBN: 0312362617
- ISBN: 9780312362195
- ISBN: 0312362196
- Physical Description: xiii, 220 pages ; 22 cm
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2008.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-220).
|Summary, etc.:|| Crime is never unpredictable. Before a lie is spoken, a pocket is picked, or an assault is inflicted, each and every criminal gives off silent cues. They can be as subtle as a shrug of the shoulder, a pointed finger, or an averted gaze. But together, they make up a nonverbal language that speaks loud and clear if youre trained to see it. This is the first book to offer a comprehensive guide to the body language of criminals. Filled with real-life stories of crime and survival, it's designed to help you stay alert to the warning signs of a wide array of offenses. From the tell-tale signals of a swindler to the warning signs that experts use to help thwart terrorism and violent crime, this book breaks down a criminal's body language into clear recognizable symbols. What is the look of a lie? How do child predators unknowingly give themselves away? What were the clues that exposed white-collar offenders like Martha Stewart and Andrew Fastow? Answering these questions and more, Dr. David Givens, an anthropologist and one of the nation's foremost experts in nonverbal communication, offers a fascinating, instructive, and essential tool for warding off crime and protecting the safety or yourself and your family.--From publisher's description.
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