Michael J. Vitacco, David A. Lishner, Craig S. Neumann

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPsychopathy and Law
Subtitle of host publicationA Practitioner's Guide
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages22
ISBN (Print)9780470972380
StatePublished - Mar 23 2012


  • Assessment
  • Insanity defense
  • Interpersonal, affective facets
  • Legal proceedings
  • Malingering
  • PCL instruments, in forensics
  • Prototypical psychopath
  • Psychometric properties
  • Psychopathy Checklist-Revised (PCL-R)
  • Psychopathy assessment, and the unethical use

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychology(all)

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Vitacco, M. J., Lishner, D. A., & Neumann, C. S. (2012). Assessment. In Psychopathy and Law: A Practitioner's Guide (pp. 17-38). John Wiley and Sons.