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Lucifer Effect

User Review  - pittsburgh10 - Overstock.com

Very accurate as far as human behavior goes.......FYI Im still reading it but so far Id recommend it......it reminds me of deviant behavior I read about in I believe Constructions of Deviance ... Read full review

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

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Zimbardo first gives an hour by hour retelling of his famous prison experiment, then talks about the different ways good people can be influenced by situations to do evil things, and analyzes Abu ... Read full review

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

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Protocol of the Stanford Prison experiment and discussion of the implications. Written by Zimbardo, the PI of this remarkable study that made history. Read full review

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

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Kind of dense but really interesting reading. It is a good about how ordinary, good people can do evil (torture and abuse people) when the circumstances encourage it. Would be really depressing if it ... Read full review

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

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Written by the brains behind one of the most sadistic human experiments ever performed outside of a concentration camp. What more do you really need to know? An essential introduction to how human ... Read full review

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

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I was appalled at the grotesque accounts of the horrific things that were described in the front of this book. Zimbardo shows that a person is the product of their surroundings. He made a mock prison ... Read full review

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

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Very interesting study, but that's exactly what it is - a study. It's not overly engaging or anything, it's a diary of events and facts. Can drag on at times but the reward of enlightenment on the human psyche is definitely worthwhile. Read full review

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

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This book is a dive into understanding the impact of situational forces, as well as why people who are seemingly good can become evil. renown social psychologist phil zimbardo explains it for us all. This book is a good read to introductury to psychology as well as pure curiousity. Read full review

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

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One of the great books of this century. Zimbardo took his experiences thirty years ago to compare to Abu Ghirab. What I found most interesting is how people change to fit the roles that institutions ... Read full review

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User Review  - AshleyAsh - Borders

It was a great book and it dives into what other books won't. What really causes the bad nature of human beings. Read full review


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