4. Cognition–Emotion Interactions in Psychopathy: Implications for Theory and Practice

  1. Helinä Häkkänen-Nyholm2,3 and
  2. Jan-Olof Nyholm2
  1. Arielle R. Baskin-Sommers and
  2. Joseph P. Newman

Published Online: 23 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119944980.ch4

Psychopathy and Law: A Practitioner's Guide

Psychopathy and Law: A Practitioner's Guide

How to Cite

Baskin-Sommers, A. R. and Newman, J. P. (2012) Cognition–Emotion Interactions in Psychopathy: Implications for Theory and Practice, in Psychopathy and Law: A Practitioner's Guide (eds H. Häkkänen-Nyholm and J.-O. Nyholm), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119944980.ch4

Editor Information

  1. 2

    PsyJuridica Ltd, Espoo, Finland

  2. 3

    University of Helsinki, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Finland

Author Information

  1. University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 9 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470972380

Online ISBN: 9781119944980

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Keywords:

  • psychopathy, cognition–emotion;
  • psychopathological disorders;
  • amygdala;
  • psychopath's insensitivity to punishment;
  • psychopathy and attention;
  • FPS, of psychopathy;
  • cognition–emotion interactions;
  • culpability;
  • cognitive remediation;
  • Blair's VIM model

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Theoretical Perspectives on Psychopathy

  • Practical Issues in Psychopathy

  • Judicial Practice: Culpability and Post-incarceration Release

  • Treatment

  • References