Psychopathy Without (the Language of) Disorder
- Marga Reimer
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Psychopathy is often characterized in terms of what I call “the language of disorder.” I question whether such language is necessary for an accurate and precise characterization of psychopathy, and I consider the practical implications of how we characterize psychopathy—whether as a biological, or merely normative, disorder.
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- Psychopathy Without (the Language of) Disorder
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- Language of disorder
- Marga Reimer (1)
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- 1. Philosophy, University of Arizona, Social Sciences Building, Tucson, AZ, 85721, USA