Nato Science Series D:

Psychopathy

Theory, Research and Implications for Society

Editors: Cooke, D. J., Forth, Adelle E., Hare, Robert D. (Eds.)

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Psychopathy is a very important concept for those working in the field of criminal justice - investigators, prosecutors, and those who have to evaluate, manage and treat offenders. In Psychopathy: Theory, Research and Implications for Society, detailed, empirically based contributions by the world's leading researchers describe the relevance of the construct to practical and policy issues, examining its relevance to such topics as treatment, risk management and recidivism. The use of the concept in a range of populations is discussed, including juveniles, children, and the mentally disordered, as well as across cultures. The major strength of the volume is that the validity of the psychopathy construct is enhanced by the extensive empirical support: contributors explore topics including the genetic, biological, affective, interpersonal and information processing models that underpin the disorder.
Audience: All those dealing with offenders - psychologists, psychiatrists, lawyers, judges, prison administrators and those who formulate policy in the criminal justice system.

Table of contents (17 chapters)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Psychopathy
Book Subtitle
Theory, Research and Implications for Society
Editors
  • D. J. Cooke
  • Adelle E. Forth
  • Robert D. Hare
Series Title
Nato Science Series D:
Series Volume
88
Copyright
1998
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht
eBook ISBN
978-94-011-3965-6
DOI
10.1007/978-94-011-3965-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-7923-4919-8
Softcover ISBN
978-0-7923-4920-4
Series ISSN
0258-123X
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 428
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