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This is the case with psychopaths in general, but with female sociopaths you really see the master class of this art.
She will wear people down until, for a quieter life, they agree with her.At the same time they are different from male sociopaths.Among female managers with sociopathic tendencies then among male managers with the same tendencies. Even the murder cases involving female sociopaths are typically are more complex, more devious and less direct, for example the "black widow" marries a wealthy old man and puts poison in his drink.We will distinguish the term "sociopath" and "psychopath" based on physical violence: psychopath is sociopath who routinely or even predominantly uses physical violence. Female sociopaths rarely use physical violence and can much better mask their real intentions then make psychopaths.They are more patient (although the term patience and sociopath are mutually contradictive -- they are after instant gratification) and can hunt for a pray somewhat longer. And probably are more dangerous when you have them close by.
The latter like often happens in real life is not devoid of some positive traits such as courage, ability act decisively and ability to forgive (in the final scene, when he is dying after being fatally wounded during a duel cleverly staged by Glenn Close character -- Marquise de Merteuil ). And what female psychopath wants most is the power to define your reality.