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The Lucifer effect : understanding how good people turn evil

Zimbardo, Philip G

New York : Random House c2007

Available at Rod Library  UNI Stacks  (BF789.E94 Z56 2007 )()

  • Title:
    The Lucifer effect : understanding how good people turn evil
  • Author: Zimbardo, Philip G
  • Subjects: Good and evil -- Psychological aspects
  • Description: The psychology of evil: situated character transformations -- Sunday's surprise arrests -- Let Sunday's degradation rituals begin -- Monday's prisoner rebellion -- Tuesday's double trouble: visitors and rioters -- Wednesday is spiraling out of control -- The power to parole -- Thursday's reality confrontations -- Friday's fade to black -- The SPE's meaning and messages: the alchemy of character transformations -- The SPE: ethics and extensions -- Investigating social dynamics: power, conformity, and obedience -- Investigating social dynamics: deindividuation, dehumanization, and the evil of inaction -- Abu Ghraib's abuses and tortures: understanding and personalizing its horrors -- Putting the system on trial: command complicity -- Resisting situational influences and celebrating heroism.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House
  • Creation Date: c2007
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Format: xx, 551 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [492]-533) and index.
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN1400064112 (hardcover : alk. paper) ;ISBN9781400064113 (hardcover : alk. paper)
  • Source: 01NRTHIOW ALMA
  • Alma MMS ID: 991008794469702841

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