Stalkers and their victims [E-Book] / Paul E. Mullen, Michele Pathé, Rosemary Purcell.
Mullen, Paul E., (author)
Pathé, Michele, (author) / Purcell, Rosemary, (author)
Second edition.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009
1 online resource (ix, 323 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Stalking : a problem behaviour
  • Stalking as a social construction and social reality
  • The epidemiology of stalking
  • The victims of stalkers
  • Stalking typologies and classifications
  • The rejected stalker and the resentful stalker
  • The intimacy seeker and the incompetent suitor
  • The erotomanias and the morbid infatuations
  • The predatory stalker
  • Stalking among juveniles
  • Female stalkers
  • Same-gender stalking
  • Cyberstalking
  • Stalking by proxy
  • The law as stalker's agent
  • Stalking in the workplace
  • Stalking of health professionals
  • Stalking celebrities and other public figures
  • False victims of stalking
  • Evaluating and managing risk in the stalking situation
  • The therapeutic approach to the stalker
  • Reducing the impact of stalking on victims
  • Defining and prosecuting the offence of stalking.