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The Lucifer effect: understanding how good people turn evil

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Zimbardo (psychology, emeritus, Stanford Univ.) is best known for a 1971 study, since called the Stanford Prison Experiment, in which student volunteers were randomly assigned to be guards or ... Read full review

Review: The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil

User Review  - Jane - Goodreads

I was excited by the premise of this book and I was very interested to learn how good people turn evil. I tried. I really did. It was just so tedious. It read like a text book and my motivation slowly ... Read full review

Review: The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil

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I just started reading this book before bed last night and can NOT put it down! I am fascinated by social psychology and criminology as well as whether it is an environmental factor or chemical make ... Read full review

Review: The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil

User Review  - John - Goodreads

Zimbardo argues that human behavior is highly plastic and that evil behavior comes from situational rather than dispositional factors (outer vs inner determinants). He talks a lot about what happened ... Read full review


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