Heidi Maibom
Professor of Philosophy, University of Cincinnati

Heidi Maibom is professor of philosophy at the University of Cincinnati. She is the editor, most recently, of The Routledge Handbook of Philosophy of Empathy (2017), and is working on her next book, ‘Knowing Me, Knowing You: Adventures in Perspective Taking and Empathy’.

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Spot the psychopath

Psychopaths have a reputation for cunning and ruthlessness. But they are more like you and me than we care to admit

Heidi Maibom