Recent Examples of psychopathy from the Web
Sociopathy and psychopathy are often used interchangeably in clinical settings.
But a closer look reveals that yawn contagion did not correlate with the overall measure of psychopathy but rather with one of three submeasures.
Researchers believe that two paths can lead to psychopathy: one dominated by nature, the other by nurture.
Criminal versatility—committing different types of crimes in different settings—can also hint at future psychopathy.
After all, deception is a key feature of psychopathy.
Still, researchers stress that a callous child—even one who was born that way—is not automatically destined for psychopathy.
About a quarter showed signs of depression and psychopathy — that is, hopelessness combined with a lack of remorse.
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Origin and Etymology of psychopathy
First Known Use: 1847See Words from the same year
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