The Personality Of Antisocial Personality Disorders Essay

2159 Words May 29th, 2015 9 Pages
Antisocial personality disorders are when people have no regards for others and laws. They lack empathy for other people, do not care about what is right or wrong, and they often manipulate and antagonize people. They treat other people very badly because they do not care about their feelings. They do not care about laws, so they often end up in jail. plus they feel no guilt toward what they did, nor do they care about what happens to them. They love to lie for no reason at all even in situations where they do not need to, like saying there favorite color is pink, but it is actually red, or if somebody ask them what high school they went they would lie, and say they went to a completely different school just for the heck of it. People with antisocial personality can be categorized as a psychopath or a sociopath, but doctors do not classify these as valid labels. James Fallon, a neuroscientist and a professor for human behavior at University of California in Irvine noticed something different about his brain scans, he noticed that he had psychopathic levels in his cerebral cortex, associated with thoughts and actions. Fallon tends to lean on the Nature v. Nurture Theory. Fallon came across a alzheimer 's study that could have possibly have been a relative which showed psychopathic tendencies, upon looking at his relatives brain scan he noticed that he was related to Lizzie Borden. Lizzie Borden was a axe murder who murdered her father and stepmother. He was also related…

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