• David J. COOKE University of Bergen, United Kingdom



Psychopathy is an important forensic construct. Psychopathic personality disorder has long been recognized as an important forensic construct. It has relevance for violence, treatability and manageability. It is a construct that can have a disproportionate influence on decision making and ethical forensic practice requires practitioners to take cognizance of the limitations of our current assessments.

Author Biography

David J. COOKE, University of Bergen, United Kingdom

Professor of the University of Bergen, the ex-president of the European Association of Psychology and right, United Kingdom.


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How to Cite

COOKE, D. J. (2020). PSYCHOPATHY. Main Issues Of Pedagogy And Psychology, 17(1), 8-15.