Don’t stand so close to me: psychopathy and the regulation of interpersonal distance

@inproceedings{Vieira2013DontSS,
  title={Don’t stand so close to me: psychopathy and the regulation of interpersonal distance},
  author={Joana B. Vieira and Abigail A. Marsh},
  booktitle={Front. Hum. Neurosci.},
  year={2013}
}
Psychopathy is characterized by callous and unemotional personality traits, such as reduced empathy and remorse, and a tendency toward deviant interpersonal behaviors. It has been suggested that subtle behavioral cues in individuals with high levels of psychopathic traits may betray their personality during interpersonal interactions, but little research has addressed what these clues might be. In this study, we investigated whether psychopathic traits predict interpersonal distance preferences… CONTINUE READING