Bad Boys, Bad Men
Confronting Antisocial Personality Disorder (sociopathy)Book - 2013
Several years after the first edition of Bad Boys, Bad Men was published, Donald W. Black, MD, brings us the Revised and Updated edition. Containing the same examination of antisocial personality disorder, Dr. Black continues to draw on case studies, scientific data, and current events toexplore antisocial behavior in people. In this new edition, Dr. Black builds upon the succes of the previous volume and updates it with new research findings, including the genetic and biological determinants of antiscoial personality disorder. Dr. Black also discusses the difference between, and overlap with, psycopathy. Several newcases have been added to Bad Boys, Bad Men including John Wayne Gacy, Mike Tyson, and Sadam Hussein. He also briefly discusses antisocial women, and provides a case example of Aileen Wuornos.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2013.
Edition: Rev. and updated ed.
Branch Call Number: 616. 8582 BLA 2013
Characteristics: xxvi, 318 p. ; 21 cm.