From Democracy to Pathocracy: The Rise of the Political Psychopath

From Democracy to Pathocracy: The Rise of the Political Psychopath

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An interesting article.

 

Abstract :

Politicians are more likely than people in the general population to be sociopaths. I think you would find no expert in the field of sociopathy/psychopathy/antisocial personality disorder who would dispute this. That a small minority of human beings literally have no conscience was and is a bitter pill for our society to swallow — but it does explain a great many things, shamelessly deceitful political behavior being one.”—Dr. Martha Stout, clinical psychologist and former instructor at Harvard Medical School.

 

Source :

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/john-w-whitehead/from-democracy-to-pathocr_b_9566896.html

 

 

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