Journal Published Online: 01 May 2004
Volume 49, Issue 3

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Dr. Desorgher's inquiry raises three different but related issues. The first issue revolves around the question regarding what the term “Jeffrey Dahmer personality profile” may signify in formal diagnostic terms. The second issue involves the question concerning Jeffrey Dahmer's diagnosis. A third question is of a broader nature and involves the potential impact of applying apsychiatric diagnosis to a specific type of criminal behavior.

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DOI: 10.1520/JFS2003408