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The Resource Murderous minds : exploring the criminal psychopathic brain : neurological imaging and the manifestation of evil, Dean A. Haycock, Ph.D

Murderous minds : exploring the criminal psychopathic brain : neurological imaging and the manifestation of evil, Dean A. Haycock, Ph.D

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Murderous minds : exploring the criminal psychopathic brain : neurological imaging and the manifestation of evil
Title
Murderous minds
Title remainder
exploring the criminal psychopathic brain : neurological imaging and the manifestation of evil
Statement of responsibility
Dean A. Haycock, Ph.D
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the findings of a neuroscientist who has spent time imaging, mapping, testing, and dissecting the brains of psychopaths--people who lack a conscience or empathy--and discusses what motivates them and makes them act as they do
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Haycock, Dean A
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Brain
  • Criminal psychology
  • Psychology, Pathological
  • Psychopaths
  • Antisocial personality disorders
  • Forensic neurology
  • Criminal behavior, Prediction of
  • Brain
  • Criminal behavior
Label
Murderous minds : exploring the criminal psychopathic brain : neurological imaging and the manifestation of evil, Dean A. Haycock, Ph.D
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Who would do something like this? -- Kunlangeta, psychopaths, and sociopaths : does the label matter? -- What does brain imaging see? -- A problem just behind the forehead -- Troubling developments and genes -- Back again? Predicting bad behavior -- Missing fear and empathy -- Successful, unsuccessful, and other types of psychopaths -- Could you become a psychopath? -- Could your child be a budding psychopath? -- Why do we have to deal with these people? Explaining criminal psychopaths to juries and Darwinists -- Epilogue. A little "big science."
Control code
36590149
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Extent
xvii, 254 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781605984988
Media category
unmediated
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), facsimiles, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 36590149
  • (Sirsi) 36590149
Label
Murderous minds : exploring the criminal psychopathic brain : neurological imaging and the manifestation of evil, Dean A. Haycock, Ph.D
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 217-219) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Contents
Who would do something like this? -- Kunlangeta, psychopaths, and sociopaths : does the label matter? -- What does brain imaging see? -- A problem just behind the forehead -- Troubling developments and genes -- Back again? Predicting bad behavior -- Missing fear and empathy -- Successful, unsuccessful, and other types of psychopaths -- Could you become a psychopath? -- Could your child be a budding psychopath? -- Why do we have to deal with these people? Explaining criminal psychopaths to juries and Darwinists -- Epilogue. A little "big science."
Control code
36590149
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Pegasus Books cloth edition.
Extent
xvii, 254 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781605984988
Media category
unmediated
Other physical details
illustrations (some colour), facsimiles, portraits
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 36590149
  • (Sirsi) 36590149

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