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New Updates on an Old Phenomenon

Edited by Federico Durbano

Mental Health and Addictions Department,

This book collects the contribution of a selected number of clinical psychiatrists interested in the clinical evaluation of specific issues on psychopathy. The nine chapters of the book address some relevant issues related to nosography, early recognition and treatment, bio-psycho-social models (in particular cognitive-behavioral and ethological ones), and social and familial consequences of psychopathic personality.

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PsychopathyNew Updates on an Old PhenomenonEdited by Federico Durbano

Published: December 20th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65519

ISBN: 978-953-51-3694-1

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3693-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-3976-8

Copyright year: 2017

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17654 Total Chapter Downloads

3 Crossref Citations

3 Web of Science Citations

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1. From Moral Insanity to Psychopathy

By Liliana Lorettu, Alessandra M. Nivoli and Giancarlo Nivoli


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2. Development of Psychopathy from Childhood

By Merve Cikili Uytun


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3. The Problem of Adolescent Psychopathy: The Downward Extension of Adult Psychopathy

By Margarida Simões and Rui Abrunhosa Gonçalves


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4. The Relationship between Emotional Distress and Cognitive Coping Strategies in Adolescents with Conduct Disorder (CD)

By Roxana Șipoș and Elena Predescu


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5. Cognitive-Behavioral Theory and Treatment of Antisocial Personality Disorder

By Ahmet Emre Sargın, Kadir Özdel and Mehmet Hakan Türkçapar


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6. Psychopathy: A Behavioral Systems Approach

By Liane J. Leedom


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7. The Impact of Psychopathy on the Family

By Liane J. Leedom


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8. Psychopathy: The Reflection of Severe Psychosocial Dysfunction

By Sevgi Güney


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9. Successful Psychopaths: A Contemporary Phenomenon

By Floriana Irtelli and Enrico Vincenti


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