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Electrophysiological study of the violence inhibition mechanism in relation to callous-unemotional and aggressive traits

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The violence inhibitionmechanism (VIM) proposes that observing another’s distress inhibits responses that can lead to violent behaviour. Dysfunction of this system is associated with disorders characterised by aggressive and callous-unemotional traits, such as psychopathy. This study examines electrophysiological indices of face processing and motor extinction, in the context of aggressive and callous-unemotional traits. Fifty-four participants completed the inventory of callous and unemotion...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.paid.2017.01.049

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Societies, Other & Subsidiary Companies
Department:
Kellogg College
Oxford college:
Kellogg College
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Personality and Individual Differences Journal website
Volume:
118
Pages:
44–49
Publication date:
2017-08-01
Acceptance date:
2017-01-28
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ISSN:
0191-8869
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710957
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pubs:710957
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uuid:6ac1ace8-3a09-4eec-bd16-2f31f3b62103
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pubs:710957
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2017-08-08

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