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The Sociopath's Guide to Getting Ahead: How to Crush and Win Without Getting in Trouble

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Americans have become fascinated with sociopaths--just witness the popularity of Hannibal Lecter in Silence of the Lambs, King Joffrey in Game of Thrones, and Frank Underwood in House of Cards. Part of it may be due to the fact that some estimates put their number in our society as high as one in twenty-five. But the real reason is a respect for results: sociopaths know how to get what they w ...more
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Published February 6th 2018 by Skyhorse Publishing
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Ziqin Ng
Aug 11, 2019 rated it liked it
This was really funny but I don’t think any of the advice in this book is actually meant to be taken seriously.
Jericho Eames
May 11, 2018 rated it really liked it
I'm not a sociopath, not by a long shot. Still this makes for an interesting read that can be applied to normal mortals like us. I love how it was witty and also a gateway to start research on other psychological exploits.
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Fascinating and juvenile. I quite enjoy the pop culture references. The dry and dark humor really helps underscore that this isn't meant to be taken very seriously. It got a few chuckles out of me.
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