The science of psychopathy is complex and filled with researchers positing different theories regarding what combination of biological, temperament, genetic, and environmental factors creates a psychopath
The findings demonstrated that the personality traits exhibited by the psychopaths
differ across cultures and could be used as an indicator of where they belong from.
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It was going to be a one-off but the last was Psychopath
Night and I had these two women as guest speakers, one of whom helped to inspire the book.
If anyone is a psychopath
, it would surely be him wouldn't it?
Think before we rush to judge THE categorisation by criminologists, however eminent, of some murderers as psychopaths
is not an exact science as is amply demonstrated by Elizabeth Yardley, associate professor of criminology at Birmingham University (Birmingham Mail, September 23).
are not exclusively the cold-blooded killers of old Hitchcock movies (although coldblooded killers are nearly always psychopaths
The way she has treated the girls indicates she is a psychopath
At this time, discussions of the psychopath
were inseparable from
From recently declassified documents, we learned officials actually gave serious thought to recruiting and training psychopaths
to help "keep order.
Dennehy, 31, is the first of seven serial killers the Birmingham City University criminologist will examine during a weekly series called Killer Psychopaths
, which will be aired on Channel 5 on February 10.
The Notebooks of a Successful Psychopath
,” which will be available from February 10.
This excerpt from Bret Easton Ellis' American Psycho paints a chilling picture of the typical psychopath
--or at least the typical conception of a psychopath
Written to be accessible to all, including general readers, the book includes chapters on how to identify and deal with subclinical psychopaths
and gives advice on what to do if your romantic partner turns out to be a subclinical psychopath
The notion of psychopath
as a psychological construct consisting of a set of extreme traits fits well with psychological approaches to understanding human nature.