Why They Kill Liane is joined by Richard Rhodes, author of a new book entitled "Why They Kill," published by Knopf. In it, he details the work of criminologist Dr. Lonny Athens, who has extensively researched the roots of violent behavior. Athens discovered that seriously violent individuals have undergone a series of brutally violent episodes throughout their lives - usually in childhood - that have taught them to use violence to resolve problems.
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Why They Kill

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Why They Kill

Why They Kill

Why They Kill

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Liane is joined by Richard Rhodes, author of a new book entitled "Why They Kill," published by Knopf. In it, he details the work of criminologist Dr. Lonny Athens, who has extensively researched the roots of violent behavior. Athens discovered that seriously violent individuals have undergone a series of brutally violent episodes throughout their lives - usually in childhood - that have taught them to use violence to resolve problems.