Saturday, April 27, 2013

Psychopaths Not Hardwired to be Concerned for Others | Psych Central News

Prisoners who are psychopaths lack the basic neurophysiological “hard-wiring” that enables them to care about other people, according to a new study.
“A marked lack of empathy is a hallmark characteristic of individuals with psychopathy,” said Jean Decety, Ph.D., a professor of psychology and psychiatry at the University of Chicago, who led the study.


Psychopaths Not Hardwired to be Concerned for Others | Psych Central News

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