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The Lucifer effect : understanding how good people turn evil by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
50 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 3,051 libraries worldwide
What makes good people do bad things? Where is the line separating good from evil, and who is in danger of crossing it? Social psychologist Philip Zimbardo 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 research, Zimbardo details how situational forces and group dynamics can work in concert to make monsters out of decent people. By illuminating the psychological causes behind such disturbing metamorphoses, Zimbardo enables us to better understand a variety of phenomena, from corporate malfeasance to organized genocide. 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. Yet we are capable of resisting evil, he argues, and can even teach ourselves to act heroically.--From publisher description
Shyness : what it is, what to do about it by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
86 editions published between 1972 and 2009 in 15 languages and held by 2,172 libraries worldwide
Explains how and why people become shy, examines the lives of famous people who were shy, and suggests ways to overcome shyness
Psychologie by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
109 editions published between 1983 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,851 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
Influencing attitudes and changing behavior : an introduction to method, theory, and applications of social control and personal power by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
56 editions published between 1960 and 1977 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,652 libraries worldwide
The time paradox : the new psychology of time that will change your life by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
42 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 1,621 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
Quiet rage : the Stanford prison study by Stanford University( visu )
50 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and held by 1,340 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
Burnout : the cost of caring by Christina Maslach( Book )
2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 1,120 libraries worldwide
The shy child : a parent's guide to preventing and overcoming shyness from infancy to adulthood by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 2007 in English and held by 911 libraries worldwide
The psychology of attitude change and social influence by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
23 editions published between 1991 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 909 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 Undetermined and held by 814 libraries worldwide
The psychology book : from shamanism to cutting-edge neuroscience, 250 milestones in the history of psychology by Wade E Pickren( Book )
4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 725 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
Discovering psychology ( visu )
9 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 540 libraries worldwide
"Highlighting major new developments in the field, this updated edition of Discovering Psychology offers high school and college students, and teachers of psychology at all levels an overview of historic and current theories of human behavior. Based on extensive investigation and authoritative scholarship, this introductory course in psychology features demonstrations, classic experiments and simulations, current research, documentary footage, and computer animation."--Back of container
Violence workers : police torturers and murderers reconstruct Brazilian atrocities by Martha Knisely Huggins( Book )
13 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 442 libraries worldwide
Of the 23 Brazilian policemen interviewed in depth for this landmark study, 14 were direct perpetrators of torture and murder during the three decades that included the 1964-1985 military regime. The policemen help answer questions that haunt today's world
Discovering psychology ( visu )
12 editions published in 1989 in English and Spanish and held by 402 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 for our times; readings by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )
12 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 392 libraries worldwide
Discovering psychology by Philip G Zimbardo( visu )
14 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
Updated edition highlights major new developments in the field, offering an overview of classic and current theories of human behavior. Leading researchers, practitioners, and theorists probe the mysteries of the mind and body. Based on extensive investigation and superior scholarship, this introductory course in psychology features demonstrations, classic experiments and simulations, current research, documentary footage, and computer animation
Psychology and life by Floyd Leon Ruch( Book )
38 editions published between 1937 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 240 libraries worldwide
"The aim of Psychology and Life is to use solid scientific research to combat psychological misconceptions. In our experience as teachers, one of the most reliable occurrences on the first day of introductory psychology is the throng of students who push forward at the end of class to ask, in essence, Will this class teach me what I need to know? My mother is taking Prozac: Will we learn what it does? Are you going to teach us how to study better? I need to put my son in daycare to come back to school. Is that going to be all right for him? What should I do if I have a friend talking about suicide? We take comfort that each of these questions has been addressed by rigorous empirical research. Psychology and Life is devoted to providing students with scientific analyses of their foremost concerns. As a result, the features of Psychology and Life support a central theme: psychology as a science, with a focus on applying that science to your students' lives."--Provided by publisher
The impact of 9/11 on psychology and education by Matthew J Morgan( Book )
8 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 188 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
Language development ( visu )
22 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 82 libraries worldwide
Details the impact of heredity and environment on children's development
The Power of the situation ; Constructing social reality ( visu )
11 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
Program 19 examines how situational forces can manipulate beliefs and behavior. Also examines how social psychologists interpret human behavior within its broader social context
 
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Alternative Names
Philip G. Zimbardo
Philip George Zimbardo
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. 1933-
Zimbardo, Phil 1933-
Zimbardo, Philip.
Zimbardo, Philip 1933-
Zimbardo, Philip G.
Zimbardo, Philip Georg 1933-
Zimbardo, Philip George 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, 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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English (513)
German (64)
Dutch (16)
Japanese (12)
Spanish (10)
Chinese (9)
Polish (9)
Italian (8)
French (6)
Russian (4)
Portuguese (4)
Swedish (3)
Norwegian (2)
Finnish (2)
Icelandic (1)
Hebrew (1)
Korean (1)
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