Triarchic conceptualization of psychopathy: Developmental origins of disinhibition, boldness, and meanness

@article{Patrick2009TriarchicCO,
  title={Triarchic conceptualization of psychopathy: Developmental origins of disinhibition, boldness, and meanness},
  author={Christopher J. Patrick and Don Fowles and Robert Frank Krueger},
  journal={Development and Psychopathology},
  year={2009},
  volume={21},
  pages={913 - 938}
}
Abstract The clinical concept of psychopathy (“psychopathic personality”) is generally considered to entail persistent behavioral deviancy in the company of emotional–interpersonal detachment. However, longstanding debates continue regarding the appropriate scope and boundaries of the concept. Here, we review alternative historic descriptions of the disorder together with empirical findings for the best-established assessment instruments in use with adolescents and youth as a basis for… 
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