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Psychopathy: A Very Short Introduction

Psychopathy: A Very Short Introduction  

Essi Viding

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2019
Published Online: 
Oct 2019
eISBN: 
9780191840685
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198802266.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198802266
Psychopathy is a personality disorder that has long captured the public imagination, but there is often a very limited understanding of the condition. For example, people commonly assume ... More
5. What to do with a psychopath?

5. What to do with a psychopath?  

Essi Viding

in Psychopathy: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2019
Published Online: 
Oct 2019
eISBN: 
9780191840685
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198802266.003.0005
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198802266
‘What to do with a psychopath?’ outlines some pertinent questions and the evidence regarding treatment and prevention of psychopathy. Is it possible to treat adults with psychopathy or ... More
4. Why do some people become psychopaths?

4. Why do some people become psychopaths?  

Essi Viding

in Psychopathy: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2019
Published Online: 
Oct 2019
eISBN: 
9780191840685
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198802266.003.0004
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198802266
What are the developmental origins of the psychopathic mind? Is psychopathy a genetic condition? Or do people become psychopaths because they have been maltreated? Is it inevitable that ... More
4. The head and the heart

4. The head and the heart  

Dylan Evans

in Emotion: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191872471
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198834403.003.0004
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198834403
‘The head and the heart’ explains how emotions affect ‘cognitive’ capacities such as attention, memory, and logical reasoning. The power of emotions to affect these things makes emotional ... More
1. How can we know if someone is a psychopath or is at risk of becoming one?

1. How can we know if someone is a psychopath or is at risk of becoming one?  

Essi Viding

in Psychopathy: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2019
Published Online: 
Oct 2019
eISBN: 
9780191840685
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198802266.003.0001
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198802266
What are individuals with psychopathy like and what are their defining features? ‘How can we know if someone is a psychopath or is at risk of becoming one?’ considers two case studies to ... More

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