Inside the Mind of a Psychopath

21 Oct

Dutton points to recent research that suggests psychopaths not only have the capacity to recognize emotions but they are actually “better at it than we are.” The disconnect, however, is “between knowing what an emotion is and feeling what it’s like.” Dutton calls this the difference between “hot and cold empathy.”

 

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