Share this article Share Around 20 to 30 per cent of the U. Study participants underwent brain scans while being shown videos of people being intentionally hurt and others of faces reacting to pain. Their findings, published today, may help to shed light on why criminal psychopaths like cannibal Lecter, played by Sir Anthony Hopkins, appear void of remorse or compassion. Scientists observed reduced activity in key areas of the brain when psychopathic individuals were shown videos of people being hurt Psychopaths displayed significantly less activity in key areas of the brain including the amygdala - an almond-shaped bundle of neurons which plays an important role in processing emotions like fear, anger and pleasure.
Detective Comics May Arthur Brown was a game show host until he turned to a life of crime. He is the father of Stephanie Brown.
The Brave and the Bold 78 June The original Copperhead, John Doe, was a criminal who committed numerous thefts in Gotham City wearing a snake costume before finally being apprehended by Batman and Batgirl.
Donning a costume and taking the name "Count Vertigo", he embarked on a life of crime. Despite primarily being an enemy of Green Arrow and Black Canaryhe has been known to come into conflict with Batman. Corrupted or possessed by the Adapter's energies, Wayne became extremely long-lived, renamed as Doctor Simon Hurt, he became the leader of a secret cult known as the Black Glove and the Club of Villains.
He also set out to kill his descendant, Bruce Wayne.
Electrocutioner    Batman January The original Electrocutioner is an unnamed vigilante who murders criminals with electricity.
He is eventually killed by Adrian Chase. He is a vigilante like his predecessor. Detective Comics May Lester Buchinsky is the brother of the original Electrocutioner who started off as a vigilante like his brother but soon became a mercenary.
Living Hell 1 July Former crooked investor Warren White thought he scored a legal victory when he won the insanity plea in court. However, White learned that he had made a mistake as he found himself among Batman's most dangerous enemies within Arkham Asylum.
After much torture and abuse, a disfigured Warren White was driven insane. Now one of Batman's enemies himself, Warren White serves as a benefactor for other villains. In order to try and impress the Joker, Duela began a series of crimes before deciding to track down the Dollmakerwho is a mad surgeon and one of the Joker's allies.
When Duela found the Dollmaker, she convinced him to inject her veins with the Joker's blood, which he had been keeping in jars.
She then proclaimed herself to be the Joker's "daughter", continuing her career as a supervillain. He is among the villains who are executed by the second Tally Man. He is among the villains who was killed by Bruno Mannheim. Completely delusional, yet quite dangerous, he usually uses electricity-based weaponry to emulate the lightning bolt of Zeus, and at one point formed the New Olympians consisting of characters based on Greek mythology characters.
Though briefly cured of his delusional state, he reverted to his Maxie Zeus persona when the Joker murdered his nephew. Green Arrow 12 March Onomatopoeia is a serial killer who targets non-powered, vigilante superheroes.
He earned his name because he imitates noises around him, such as dripping taps, gunshots, etc. No personal characteristics are known about Onomatopoeia, including his real name or facial features.The founder members of the Pacific alliance were the spy agencies from the Five Eyes, as well as South Korea, Singapore, and Thailand.
By , France and India had joined the Pacific group. On the other hand there are also studies that have been conducted to prove that criminals are made by society; these include the social learning theory and labeling behavior.
These are examples I will use to support both sides of the argument to determine whether criminals are born or made. Latest breaking news, including politics, crime and celebrity. Find stories, updates and expert opinion.
I think criminals are not born but made because of certain conditions in theier lives. Committing crime is definitely not something one is born with, but gradually over time it takes place because of certain situations or circumstances that life throws at a person.3/5(3).
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