Monthly Archives: December 2012

Our Psychopath Paper is Now Available

My most recent paper, written with Bill Hirstein, has been published (see link below). Contact me if you would like me to send you the penultimate draft. On the Criminal Culpability of Successful and Unsuccessful Psychopaths

On the Criminal Culpability of Successful and Unsuccessful Psychopaths

A recent Psychology Today blog discusses Bill Hirstein’s and my research on legal culpability. In an earlier article, we claimed that┬álegal principles can be understood as tacitly singling out executive processes in the brain, including principles regarding defendants’ intentions or plans to commit crimes and their awareness that certain facts are the case (for instance, […]