Chapter 7: Discussion
Go online and find information about a well-known psychopath.
1. What interpersonal, emotional, and behavioral characteristics does the individual exemplify that suggest to you that he/she is a psychopath? Provide a link(s) to your source(s).
Now, find an article on a well-known individual that the media or society in general portrayed as a psychopath, but that you, given your reading of the chapter, believe is not a psychopath.
2. Explain why. Provide a link(s) to your source(s).
Make sure to:
- Write a short essay or paragraph of at least 300 words.
- Use concrete examples/details and avoid generalities.
- Address all questions.
- Use proper grammar and punctuation.
- If you researched your topic and are using information from what you learned, remember to cite your sources.
- Do not plagiarize.
- You will not be able to edit your assignment once you post, so please proofread and spell check before hitting post!
- As part of the assignment, you must also reply to ONE of your classmates with at least 150 words. You will have to POST FIRST to see your classmates’ postings. Make sure your replies are a thoughtful and relevant to what your classmate has posted. Try to build the discussion and keep it going.
- YOU must post your word count at the end of your discussion and the word count at the end of your reply. Your references cannot be included in your word count.