Comment: Also check out

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Also check out

The Mask of Sanity
www.amazon.com/Mask-Sanity-Hervey-M-Cleckley/dp/0758179936

Snakes in Suits: When Psychopaths go to work
www.amazon.ca/Snakes-Suits-When-Psychopaths-Work/dp/0060837721

Without Conscience: The Disturbing World of the Psychopaths Among Us
www.amazon.com/Without-Conscience-Hare/dp/0671536060

PCL-R - Psychopathy checklist:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psychopathy_Checklist-Revised_(PCL-R)

The checklist assesses glib and superficial charm, grandiosity, need for stimulation, pathological lying, cunning and manipulating, lack of remorse, lack of empathy, lack of conscience, callousness, poor behavioral controls, impulsivity, irresponsibility, failure to accept responsibility for one's own actions and so forth.

People of the Lie: The Hope for Healing Human Evil
http://www.amazon.com/People-Lie-Hope-Healing-Human/dp/06848...

Ponerology: The Science of Evil
http://www.ponerology.com/
http://ponerology.blogspot.com/

Political Ponerology
www.youtube.com/watch?v=0v7PJmKKsfM

Also note that there's a move on to replace "psychopathy" with the more poltically correct and harder-to-prove "anti-social behavior".
(gee, I wonder who would want to do that)