Sadism

Known as: Sadism [Disease/Finding], Sadisms, sadistic behaviour 
A condition in which there is a derivation of pleasure from inflicting pain, discomfort or humiliation on another person or persons. The sexual… (More)
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2015
2015
Playing violent video games has become an integral part of the lives of many people, although some people more than others may be… (More)
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2013
2013
Past research on socially aversive personalities has focused on subclinical psychopathy, subclinical narcissism, and… (More)
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2011
2011
Psychopathic individuals engage in the most violent and cold-blooded acts of aggression. In the laboratory, psychopathy traits… (More)
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2009
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2009
It has been commonly acknowledged that the acceptance of a product depends on both its utilitarian and non-utilitarian properties… (More)
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2009
2009
On any given night in eastern DRC, armed groups of men will overrun a village and divide into bands of three to five, forcing… (More)
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1999
1999
Three main sources of intrinsic appeal and satisfaction from performing violent acts are described. First, sadism involves… (More)
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1996
1996
Eight men admitting to sadistic fantasies or urges (fantasizers), 7 sadistic rapists (sadists), 14 nonsadistic rapists, 31… (More)
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1992
1992
Penile circumference responses (PCRs) to a visual age/gender erotic preference battery were analyzed from 60 normal controls and… (More)
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1978
1978
This paper represents an initial attempt to provide theoretical structure for the sociological study of sadomasochism… (More)
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1976
1976
Sadism has been for a long time, among psychoanalytic and other writers, the subject of extensive theorizing and controversy… (More)
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