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Without conscience : the disturbing world of the psychopaths among us

Author: Robert D Hare
Publisher: New York : Guilford Press, 1999.
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Presenting a compelling portrait of these dangerous men and women based on 25 years of distinguished scientific research, Dr. Robert D. Hare vividly describes a world of con artists, hustlers, rapists, and other predators who charm, lie, and manipulate their way through life. Are psychopaths mad, or simply bad? How can they be recognized? And how can we protect ourselves? This book provides solid information and  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert D Hare
ISBN: 1572304510 9781572304512
OCLC Number: 40397079
Notes: Originally published: New York : Pocket Books, 1995.
Description: xiii, 236 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction : The Problem --
"Experiencing" the psychopath --
Focusing the picture --
The Profile : feelings and relationships --
The Profile : lifestyle --
Internal controls : the missing piece --
Crime : the logical choice --
White-collar psychopaths --
Words from an overcoat pocket --
Flies in the web --
The Roots of the problem --
The Ethics of labeling --
Can anything be done? --
A Survival guide --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Robert D. Hare.
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