Female Psychopathy - Offenders in Perspective Research Paper by supercalifragilistic

Female Psychopathy - Offenders in Perspective
An in-depth look at the female psychopath.
# 96155 | 1,883 words | 8 sources | MLA | 2006 | US
Published on Jun 26, 2007 in Psychology (Behaviorism) , Psychology (Social) , Women Studies (General) , Criminology (General)

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This paper reviews and discusses the female psychopath. The paper reports that according to studies, there are perhaps more than two million psychopaths in North American. This paper maintains that a lot more research is needed in order to better understand the profile of the female psychopath.

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Summary (Literature Review)

Sample of Sources Used:

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  • Ramsland, Katherine. (2005). Profile: Dr. Robert Hare. Court TV Crime Library (Internet).Retrieved 23 Nov. 2006 from http://www.crimelibrary.com/criminal_mind/psychology/robert_hare/index.html.

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