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Psychology and life by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
250 editions published between 1937 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 3,784 libraries worldwide
This classic text emphasizes the science of psychology, with a special focus on applying that science to students' daily lives. Psychology and Life continues to provide a rigorous, research-centered survey of the discipline while offering students special features and learning aids that will spark their interest and excite their imaginations
The Lucifer effect : understanding how good people turn evil by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
48 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 2,955 libraries worldwide
What makes good people do bad things' How can moral people be seduced to act immorally' Where is the line separating good from evil, and who is in danger of crossing it' Renowned social psychologist Philip Zimbardo has the answers, and in The Lucifer Effect he explains how'and the myriad reasons why'we are all susceptible to the lure of "the dark side." Drawing on examples from history as well as his own trailblazing research, Zimbardo details how situational forces and group dynamics can work in concert to make monsters out of decent men and women. Zimbardo is perhaps best known as the creator of the Stanford Prison Experiment. Here, for the first time and in detail, he tells the full story of this landmark study, in which a group of college-student volunteers was randomly divided into "guards" and "inmates" and then placed in a mock prison environment. Within a week the study was abandoned, as ordinary college students were transformed into either brutal, sadistic guards or emotionally broken prisoners. By illuminating the psychological causes behind such disturbing metamorphoses, Zimbardo enables us to better understand a variety of harrowing phenomena, from corporate malfeasance to organized genocide to how once upstanding American soldiers came to abuse and torture Iraqi detainees in Abu Ghraib. He replaces the long-held notion of the "bad apple" with that of the "bad barrel"'the idea that the social setting and the system contaminate the individual, rather than the other way around. This is a book that dares to hold a mirror up to mankind, showing us that we might not be who we think we are. While forcing us to reexamine what we are capable of doing when caught up in the crucible of behavioral dynamics, though, Zimbardo also offers hope. We are capable of resisting evil, he argues, and can even teach ourselves to act heroically. Like Hannah Arendt's Eichmann in Jerusalem and Steven Pinker's The Blank Slate, The Lucifer Effect is a shocking, engrossing study that will change the way we view human behavior. From the Hardcover edition
Shyness : what it is, what to do about it by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
43 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,986 libraries worldwide
Explains how and why people become shy, examines the lives of famous people who were shy, and suggests ways to overcome shyness
Influencing attitudes and changing behavior : an introduction to method, theory, and applications of social control and personal power by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
62 editions published between 1960 and 1979 in English and Japanese and held by 1,640 libraries worldwide
Quiet rage : the Stanford prison study by Stanford University( visu )
59 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and held by 1,488 libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1971, Philip Zimbardo, Craig Haney, and Curtis Banks carried out a psychological experiment to test a simple question: What happens when you put good people in an evil place -- does humanity win over evil, or does evil triumph? College student volunteers were pretested and randomly assigned to play the role of prisoner or guard in a simulated prison at Stanford University. This film uses archival footage, flashbacks, post-experiment interviews with the prisoners and guards, and comparisons with real prisons. It documents the study from the surprise arrests of the participants by city police, to the termination of the study after only 6 days. The Stanford Prison Study remains one of the most famous studies conducted in the field of Social Psychology
The time paradox : the new psychology of time that will change your life by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
22 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 1,405 libraries worldwide
Reveals how your individual time perspective shapes your life and is shaped by the world around you, interacting to create national cultures, economics, and personal destinies
Burnout : the cost of caring by Christina Maslach( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 1,100 libraries worldwide
The shy child : a parent's guide to preventing and overcoming shyness from infancy to adulthood by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
14 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and held by 1,036 libraries worldwide
Discovering psychology by Philip G Zimbardo( visu )
49 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 968 libraries worldwide
Series integrates a historical and cutting-edge perspective of the field of psychology. New developments are measured against historical breakthroughs, and theories are tested by the recent findings of leading researchers
Psychology by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
76 editions published between 1994 and 2017 in English and Dutch and held by 943 libraries worldwide
The goal of the authors is to present an enriched view of psychological knowledge that combines the basic, accumulated wisdom from scientific psychology with the contemporarty views of human nature that emerge from the study of human diversity
The psychology of attitude change and social influence by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
22 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 904 libraries worldwide
This text, part of the McGraw-Hill Series in Social Psychology, is for the student with no prior background in social psychology. Written by Philip Zimbardo and Michael Leippe, outstanding researchers in the field, the text covers the relationships existing between social influence, attitude change and human behavior. Through the use of current, real-life situations, the authors illustrate the principles of behavior and attitude change at the same time that they foster critical thinking skills on the part of the reader
The cognitive control of motivation; the consequences of choice and dissonance by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
12 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 810 libraries worldwide
The psychology book : from shamanism to cutting-edge neuroscience, 250 milestones in the history of psychology by Wade E Pickren( Book )
5 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 731 libraries worldwide
What could be more fascinating than the workings of the human mind? This stunningly illustrated survey in Sterling's Milestones series chronicles the history of psychology through 250 landmark events, theories, publications, experiments, and discoveries. Beginning with ancient philosophies of well-being, it touches on such controversial topics as phrenology, sexual taboos, electroshock therapy, multiple personality disorder, and the nature of evil
Violence workers : police torturers and murderers reconstruct Brazilian atrocities by Martha Knisely Huggins( Book )
14 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 446 libraries worldwide
Of the twenty-three Brazilian policemen interviewed in depth for this landmark study, fourteen were direct perpetrators of torture and murder during the three decades that included the 1964-1985 military regime. These "violence workers" and the other group of "atrocity facilitators" who had not, or claimed they had not, participated directly in the violence, help answer questions that haunt today's world: Why and how are ordinary men transformed into state torturers and murderers? How do atrocity perpetrators explain and justify their violence? What is the impact of their murderous deeds--on them, on their victims, and on society? What memories of their atrocities do they admit and which become public history?
The choice : embrace the possible by Edith Eva Eger( Book )
3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
"At the age of sixteen, Edith Eger, a trained ballet dancer and gymnast, was sent to Auschwitz. Hours after her parents were killed, the 'Angel of Death, ' Nazi officer Dr. Josef Mengele, forced Edie to dance for his amusement--and her survival. He rewarded her with a loaf of bread that she shared with her fellow prisoners--an act of generosity that would later save her life. Edie and her sister survived multiple death camps and the Death March. When the American troops liberated the camps in 1945 they found Edie barely alive in a pile of corpses. Edie spent decades struggling with flashbacks and survivor's guilt, determined to stay silent and hide from the past ... Today, at ninety years old, Edie is a renowned psychologist and speaker who specializes in treating patients suffering from traumatic stress disorders. She ... weaves her remarkable personal account of surviving the Holocaust and overcoming its ghosts of anger, shame, and guilt with the moving stories of those she has helped heal. She explores how we can be imprisoned in our own minds and shows us how to find the key to freedom ..."--Jacket
Psychology for our times; readings by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
12 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
Zimbardo speaks : the Lucifer effect and the psychology of evil by Philip G Zimbardo( visu )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 301 libraries worldwide
Philip Zimbardo has spent decades researching the transformation of character that occurs when generally good people are led to engage in evil actions. In this lecture, Zimbardo discourses on theories of conformity, prejudice, aggression, social influence, and antisocial behavior. Topics include the permeability of behavioral boundaries; the nature of evil and its societal consequences; Zimbardo's Lucifer Effect; the Abu Ghraib atrocities, a recent example of evil in action; blind obedience as demonstrated by Stanley Milgram's experiments and by the Jonestown mass suicide; anonymity as an enabler of evil action, as illustrated by the Ku Klux Klan; Zimbardo's Stanford Prison Experiment; dehumanization as demonstrated by Albert Bandura's experiments and by the Rwandan genocide; how systems create evil, as illustrated by the Holocaust and the lynching of African-Americans; heroism as an antidote to evil; and more. A Q & A session follows. Viewer discretion is advised. (2 hours 7 minutes)
TEDTalks : Philip Zimbardo- The Demise of Guys? ( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 249 libraries worldwide
In this TEDTalk psychologist Philip Zimbardo asks, "Why are boys struggling?". Sharing statistics on lower graduation rates and greater worries about emotional intimacy - his "social intensity" theory posits that guys actually prefer male bonding to female mating - Zimbardo suggests reasons why so many young males seem to have trouble keeping up
A longitudinal study of the relation of test anxiety to performance on intelligence and achievement tests by Seymour Bernard Sarason( Book )
15 editions published between 1964 and 1973 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
The impact of 9/11 on psychology and education by Matthew J Morgan( Book )
9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
"The Impact of 9/11 on Psychology and Education is the fifth volume of the six-volume series The Day that Changed Everything? edited by Matthew J. Morgan. The series brings together from a broad spectrum of disciplines the leading thinkers of our time to reflect on one of the most significant events of our time. With forewords by Robert J. Sternberg and Philip G. Zimbardo, the volume's contributors include Henry A. Giroux, Jeff Greenberg, Thomas Pyszczynski, David Elkind, Yuval Neria, Roxane Cohen Silver, Stephen Sloan, Walter A. Davis, and other leading scholars."--Jacket
 
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Alternative Names
Philip G. Zimbardo
Philip George Zimbardo
Philip Zimbardo American social psychologist, author of Stanford Prison Experiment
Philip Zimbardo Americký sociální psycholog, autor Stanfordského vězeňského experimentu
Philip Zimbardo Amerikaans psycholoog
Philip Zimbardo psicologo statunitense
Philip Zimbardo psycholog amerykański
Philip Zimbardo psychologue américain
Philip Zimbardo US-amerikanischer Sozialpsychologe, der das Stanford-Experiment durchführte
Ziimbardo, Philip George
Zimbardo, Filip G’.
Zimbardo, Filip G. 1933-
Zimbardo, P. G.
Zimbardo, P. G. 1933-
Zimbardo, Phil 1933-
Zimbardo, Philip.
Zimbardo, Philip 1933-
Zimbardo, Philip G.
Zimbardo, Philip G. 1933-
Zimbardo, Philip Georg 1933-
Zimbardo, Philip George 1933-
Zimbardo-Ruch, Philip 1933-
Φίλιπ Ζιμπάρντο
Зимбардо, Ф.
Зимбардо, Филип
Зимбардо, Филипп
Филип Зимбардо американский социальный психолог
Філіп Зімбардо
Ֆիլիպ Զիմբարդո ամերիկյան սոցիալական հոգեբան, Սթենֆորդի բանտային գիտափորձի հեղինակ (1971)
זימברדו, פיליפ ג’.
פיליפ זימברדו
فيليب زيمباردو
فیلیپ زیمباردو
짐바도, 필립 G
짐바드, 필립 G
짐바르도, 필립 G
필립 짐바르도
ジンバルドー, P. G.
ジンバルドー, フィリップ
ジンバルドー, フィリップ・G.
フィリップ・ジンバルドー
菲利普·津巴多
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