1.99.A psychologist is studying individuals who have been diagnosed with antisocial personality disorder.The research involves hooking up physiological devices near the eye.What is this researcher investigating?
A)signs of tiredness
B)eye blink startle responses
C)shiftiness of the eyes as an indication of deception
D)rapid-eye-movements as indications of dreaming while awake
1.100.Which is a hypothesis put forward to explain the reduced startle response of psychopaths when presented with fear-inducing stimuli?
A)The brainstem of this group has been damaged before birth.
B)Their chronic alcoholism has produced brain deficits.
C)They are emotionally impoverished.
D)This is not a finding for psychopaths.
1.101.Which hypothesis offers an explanation for why psychopaths often do not respond normally to punishment?
A)They are preoccupied with the potential for a successful outcome.
B)They have never been punished.
C)They have been punished too often.
D)They lack the necessary cognitive skills to understand punishment.
1.102.Your neighbor,who has antisocial personality disorder,told you he is going to see a psychiatrist at the mental health clinic.You are surprised by his statement and conclude that he has been
A)ordered by a judge to seek psychotherapy.
B)involved with a religious movement and "seen the light."
C)involved in a serious committed relationship and wants to alter his behavior.
D)arrested several times and feels he has embarrassed his family enough with his behavior.