It’s critical to fully analyse the pop psychology terms ‘Psychopath’ and ‘Sociopath,’ terms often employed to avoid the usage of strong words on people with antisocial personality. Both share some general similarities, such as deceit and manipulation as well as disregard for the rights of others.
But the part that remains so critical to understand is what distinguishes a Psychopath from Sociopath. The infographic below, provided by Psychologia, explains some common traits and differences between psychopath and sociopath.
Note that, psychopath are more manipulative .