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Family background and psychopathy

There is good evidence documenting the role of negative parenting in the expression of offspring psychopathic traits (Fontaine et al., 2011;Loeber et al., 2009;Vitacco et al., 2003;Waller et al., 2013). However, most research on parenting and psychopathy is conducted with youth samples, and there is a re- lative absence of such research with adult offenders (Farrington, 2006). To this end, the current results are important given that they also reveal a positive association between negative parenting styles (indifference, abuse) and increased levels of psychopathic traits. …

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/308607761_Family_background_and_psychopathy

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