The Psychopath Test

A Journey Through the Madness Industry

by Jon Ronson

The Psychopath Test

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The Psychopath Test
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A Journey Through the Madness Industry
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Traces how the author's investigation into an alleged hoax unexpectedly drew him into the mental-health industry, explaining how an influential psychologist revealed the psychopathic profiles of top CEOs and politicians while imparting strategies for recognizing psychopathic behavior. By the author of The Men Who Stare at Goats.

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