Sunday, November 7, 2010

More amazing research

Yes, folks, in a study that's going to shock you, the Journal of Psychological Science is reporting that psychopaths have:

(drumroll, please)

Difficulty with social behaviors!

Really. They did a study to learn this.

Here's the article.

Thank you, Doris, for sending this in!

8 comments:

Alexandru Nicolae said...

Another useless piece of research conceived for the purpose of obtaining research funding. Same old, same old.

Lt 3rd year said...

Isn't the other term for psycho/sociopaths "antisocial personality disorder?" I would think this study would have been done with the name...

Li'l Azathoth said...

But of course this doesn't extend to giving fake answers on psychological researchers' tests.

Mrs A said...

it commonly known that those in the psychiatric field are just qualified loonies!

Anonymous said...

so what are your inclusion criteria? ummm....

First Lee said...

Like a previous poster stated, I wonder how many sociopaths gave fake answers...

Olivia said...

And in a related study, Narcissists found to be "quite enamored of themselves."

Anonymous said...

In yet another related study, patients with Major Depression found lack optimism and to have a negative outlook on life.

 
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