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Controversies in Psychopathy: Forensic Research

Task: Abbreviated literature review on forensic psychology controversies in psychopathy - report findings from literature review.

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Hi and thank you for using Brainmass. The solution below should get you started. In this particular task, you are asking for help in locating more materials on the subject of psychopathy controversies. I suggest using this simple outline:

1. Article 1 - details plus summary (150 words)
2. Article 2 - details plus summary
3. Article 3 - details plus summary

The summary should include the key points from each article, kind of like an annotation. This way, if you are to be asked to create a discursive essay on it, you can include all the arguments and ideas from each. This outline should yield 450 words which should cover what you need.

Controversies in Psychopathy (Articles)

The following articles have been selected as they deal with various issues in relation to controversies in psychopathy. They tackle different aspects of the topic and provide an insight into the subject.

Article 1

Authors: Tillier, William
Title: Review of Psychopathy - Ongoing Controversies
Details: from 'The Theory of Positive Disintegration' (Online Resource), 2012
URL: http://www.positivedisintegration.com/psychopathy.htm#a2

Summary - This particular section of the online resource is an essential compendium of information in relation to the ongoing controversies in psychopathy. Tillier's Online ...

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The solution provides information, assistance and advise in tackling the task (see above) on the topic of putting together useful studies and articles that discuss controversies in psychopathy. 3 materials are listed together with their particular details and a summary of the information provided in each.