Psychopathy: A Very Short

Essi’s new book

Describes the personality disorder of psychopathy, dispelling common myths and misconceptions.

Considers how psychopaths think and what is different about their brains, analysing what may drive their behaviour.

Explores the genetic and environmental factors that can contribute to psychopathy.

Discusses whether it is possible to prevent or even treat psychopathy.

Part of the Very Short Introductions series — millions of copies sold worldwide.

Eamon co-founded the UK Trauma Council

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