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

User Review  - Jen Lamoureux - Goodreads

This was a fascinating read. The book begins with an in-depth review of the Stanford Prison Experiment, conducted in the 1970s. The account of the participants' descent into their roles so quickly is ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Spicy T AKA Mr. Tea - Goodreads

I was really really enamored with the first half of this book. A friend of mine who happens to be an Iraq vet lent it to me--a man dealing with his own past and scars--seen and unseen--from war. To ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Nazrul Buang - Goodreads

Just finished reading "The Lucifer Effect: Understand How Good People Turn Evil" (2007) by Philip Zimbardo. This is an essential book that argues how normal and inherently good people can be made to ... Read full review

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

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It is an amazing book......... I think it is a must read for all who want to understand the human behavior, banality of evil and banality of heroism. Read full review

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

User Review  - Andrew Smith - Goodreads

I happened across this while researching an article and devoured it thereafter. For such a weighty, research-based book, it's tremendously readable, well-written and entertaining and offers a very ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Goodreads

I happened across this while researching an article and devoured it thereafter. For such a weighty, research-based book, it's tremendously readable, well-written and entertaining and offers a very ... Read full review

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

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very brilliant book that would leave you thinking about the concept of humanity, rethink about the definition of Evil abd good and look deep into your soul. Enjoyed it regardless of its disturbing nature. Read full review

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

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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  - Zack Ward - Goodreads

In short, the Lucifer Effect has a good premise - that situational forces (vaguely described) are more often to blame in cases of unspeakable evil than inherent nefariousness of the perpetrator - but ... 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


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