Without conscience: the disturbing world of the psychopaths among us

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Pocket Books, Nov 1, 1993 - Medical - 236 pages
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Psychopaths are social predators who charm, manipulate, and ruthlessly plow their way through life, without any sense of guilt or regret. Based on 25 years of research, Dr. Robert Hare helps readers determine whether their lovers, spouses or bosses are psychopaths.

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Review: Without Conscience: The Disturbing World of the Psychopaths Among Us

User Review  - Drake - Goodreads

Robert Hare, the creator of the Psychopathy Test used throughout prisons, documents his clinical and personal experiences with psychopaths in this fascinating book. The focus is mostly upon prisoners ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lucy - Goodreads

Sarah's review is dead on. 1 in 25 ppl are sociopaths. (Psychopaths is a rather dated term). Yes, they typically possess all or most character traits that she's listed directly from Hare's book ... Read full review

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Contents

Introduction
1
Focusing the Picture
21
Feelings and Relationships
33
Copyright

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About the author (1993)

Robert D. Hare, PhD, has conducted influential research on psychopathy for over 25 years. Professor Emeritus of Psychology at the University of British Columbia, Canada, and the developer of one of the world's most widely used tools for assessing psychopathy, Dr. Hare is the author of over 100 professional articles and several books. In recognition of the enormous impact that his work on psychopathy has had worldwide, the Society for the Scientific Study of Psychopathy named their lifetime achievement award after him. In 2005, he was the first recipient of the R.D. Hare Lifetime Achievement Award.


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