Unlimited [Paranormal Book] ↠ Handbook on Psychopathy and Law - by Kent A. Kiehl Walter P. Sinnott-Armstrong ↠

By Kent A. Kiehl Walter P. Sinnott-Armstrong | Comments: ( 748 ) | Date: ( Aug 21, 2019 )

Psychopaths constitute less than 1% of the general population but over 20% of prison populations They commit a disproportionate amount of crime and violence in society Given that the economic burden of crime in the United States is estimated to be over 2.3 trillion per year, psychopaths likely constitute one of the most expensive mental health conditions known today ThPsychopaths constitute less than 1% of the general population but over 20% of prison populations They commit a disproportionate amount of crime and violence in society Given that the economic burden of crime in the United States is estimated to be over 2.3 trillion per year, psychopaths likely constitute one of the most expensive mental health conditions known today This volume chronicles the latest science of psychopathy and the various ways the condition intersects with the criminal justice system From the modern techniques to assess the symptoms, to its utility in predicting violent recidivism, to the latest neuroscience youth and adults, and the most promising avenues for treatment, this volume captures the modern science of the condition and discusses ethical and legal issues surrounding psychopaths.


  • Title: Handbook on Psychopathy and Law
  • Author: Kent A. Kiehl Walter P. Sinnott-Armstrong
  • ISBN: 9780199841387
  • Page: 420
  • Format: Hardcover

About Author:

Kent A. Kiehl Walter P. Sinnott-Armstrong

Dr Kent Kiehl is Professor of Psychology, Neuroscience and Law at the University of New Mexico The author of than 100 scientific articles published in peer reviewed journals, he has also been featured in media ranging from The New Yorker to Nature He is also Executive Science Officer at the non profit Mind Research Network, which explores the use of imaging fMRI in understanding mental illnesses He lives in Albuquerque.



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