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In the past several years studies of brain activity in individuals meeting the criteria for psychopathy have yielded some groundbreaking findings.

But show the same image to a psychopath, and although the area of the brain recognizing the image or event is active, the area of the brain typically associated with an emotional response appears dormant.

As a result, they’re now estimated to make up between 2 – 5 percent of the population.

In , I not only outline the entire spectrum of character dysfunction but also address the biological, environmental, and other factors thought to contribute to character development.

Interest in the most severe form of character disturbance (psychopathy) has grown rapidly in the past several years, thanks mainly to the research conducted by Dr. And one of the more interesting findings to come out of clinical studies on brain functioning is evidence of a possible biological basis for the psychopath’s diminished capacity for empathy.