What is a psychopath? Should I be scared of them? How can I know if somebody is one? Am I one?
This book is far from the usual philosophical book present here, but I think it is interesting to see another aspect of human mind. It’s interesting to see how genetic and upbringing can produce certain individual completely different from the great majority of human beings.
Ronson started his interest in psychopathy almost by random, by a strange book contained inside an unanimous parcel.
He is not the only one who encountered this mysterious book and, around the world, psychiatric and journalist have already received it.
This episode kicks off a spiral of research, interviews and paranoias that last for almost two years, and that is summarised in this book.Continue reading “The Psychopath Test, by Jon Ronson”