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Good book, very interesting topic. A must read for anyone interested in human nature. The reason for three stars is that I found the author very self congratulatory.

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

User Review  - Larissa Rounsaville - Goodreads

Well I am a psychology major. Although I do feel the book could have flowed much better than it did. Read full review

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

User Review  - John - Goodreads

the subject of the book is pretty fascinating -- an examination of how susceptible our "morals" are to outside influence - via peers, systems/environments... but i can't recommend it without ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Ashley Floyd - Goodreads

This is an important book and a powerful one. That being said, it's emotionally draining. Reading page after page about human depravity is exhausting. Read full review

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

User Review  - Danielle De Luca - Goodreads

Excessively long. Numbed my brain about halfway through. Interesting premise, though. Read full review

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

User Review  - Vtronin - Goodreads

Phil Zimbardo, who could be considered the father of situationalist theory, finally takes the time to put pen to paper and fully disclose the details of the Stanford Prison Experiment (SPE) which he ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Jaded - Goodreads

The human condition is facinating and frightening. Read full review

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

User Review  - John Wiswell - Goodreads

This is one of those books that exposes ratings as preposterous. Any conscientious person ought to read segments of this book, particularly Zimbardo's early chapters on his infamous Stanley Prison ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Noel - Goodreads

I bought this book with high hopes of understanding human nature and, while I clearly have to give the author credit for his remarkable studies, I found the book sorely lacking in a heavy-handed ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Stanislav Sokolenko - Goodreads

Although the facts were interesting, the commentary grew tedious as the the book wore on. Read full review


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