Recommended reading about psychopathy:


Without Conscience by Dr Robert Hare

Without Conscience: The Disturbing World of the Psychopaths Among Us

by Dr. Robert Hare

This book provides solid information and surprising insights for anyone seeking to understand this devastating condition.

Amazon or listen to the iTunes Audiobook


The Psychopath Whisperer by Dr Kent Kiehl

The Psychopath Whisperer: The Science of Those Without Conscience

by Dr. Kent Kiehl

This book is about Dr. Kiehl’s quest to unravel the psy­chopathic mind. Kiehl created the first mobile functional MRI scanner to study psychopaths in prison populations.

Amazon or listen to the iTunes Audiobook


The Sociopath Next Door by Dr Martha Stout

The Sociopath Next Door

by Dr. Martha Stout

To arm us against the sociopath, Dr. Stout teaches us to question authority, suspect flattery, and beware the pity play.

Amazon or listen to Audible Audiobook


Snakes in Suits by Drs Paul Babiak and Robert Hare

Snakes in Suits: When Psychopaths Go to Work

by Dr. Paul Babiak and Dr. Robert Hare

In popular culture, the image of the psychopath is of someone like Hannibal Lecter or the BTK Killer. But in reality, many psychopaths just want money, or power, or fame, or simply a nice car. Where do these psychopaths go? Often, it’s to the corporate world.

Amazon or listen to iTunes Audiobook


The Psychopath Inside by Dr James Fallon

The Psychopath Inside: A Neuroscientist’s Personal Journey into the Dark Side of the Brain

by Dr. James Fallon

While researching serial killers, Dr. Fallon uncovered a pattern in their brain scans that helped explain their cold and violent behavior. Astonishingly, his own scan matched.

Amazon or listen to Audible Audiobook


The Mask of Sanity by Dr Hervey Cleckley

The Mask of Sanity: An Attempt to Clarify Some Issues About the So-Called Psychopathic Personality

by Dr. Hervey Cleckley

First published in 1941. Dr. Cleckley describes the psychopath as a perfect mimic of a normally functioning person.



Psychopathic Cultures and Toxic Empires

Psychopathic Cultures and Toxic Empires

by Will Black

Will Black shows how individuals can be swayed by social pathologies, and even good people can easily be led to do bad things.