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Zimbardo, Philip G.

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The Lucifer effect : understanding how good people turn evil by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )

69 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 3,167 WorldCat member 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
Psychology and life by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )

142 editions published between 1937 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 2,418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book shows how psychology is related to life in an interesting way and incorporates more laboratory findings, more clinical findings, more reports of research in social and applied fields, and more related information from anthropology, sociology, and biology as it has become increasingly apparentthat science of behavior must include all these approaches
Shyness : what it is, what to do about it by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )

35 editions published between 1977 and 1998 in 4 languages and held by 1,907 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains how and why people become shy, examines the lives of famous people who were shy, and suggests ways to overcome shyness
The time paradox : the new psychology of time that will change your life by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )

40 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 1,669 WorldCat member 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
Influencing attitudes and changing behavior : an introduction to method, theory, and applications of social control and personal power by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )

52 editions published between 1960 and 1977 in 3 languages and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discovering psychology by Philip G Zimbardo( Visual )

76 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,402 WorldCat member 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
Quiet rage the Stanford prison study( Visual )

33 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in English and held by 1,373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses a prison simulation experiment conducted in 1971 with students at Stanford University and considers the causes and effects that make prisons such an emotional issue. Documentary includes new film, flashback editing, and follow-ups, revealing the chronology of the transition of good into evil, of normal into the abnormal
The shy child : a parent's guide to preventing and overcoming shyness from infancy to adulthood by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )

17 editions published between 1981 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 964 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La timidezza è una condizione generalmente sottovalutata: se ne ignorano le cause, e ancor più, le conseguenze. Per i timidi è infatti difficile avvicinare persone nuove, difendere i propri diritti, farsi valere negli studi e sul lavoro. Tutto ciò può condurre a stati d'animo negativi, come scarsa autostima, solitudine, ansia, depressione. È possibile fare qualcosa al riguardo? Si può intervenire dall'infanzia per un controllo della timidezza?
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 904 WorldCat member 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 809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The psychology book : from shamanism to cutting-edge neuroscience, 250 milestones in the history of psychology by Wade E Pickren( Book )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 702 WorldCat member 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
Psychology and life by Richard J Gerrig( Book )

58 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 686 WorldCat member 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
Psychology by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )

31 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 512 WorldCat member 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
Psychology and life by Floyd Leon Ruch( Book )

14 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Violence workers : police torturers and murderers reconstruct Brazilian atrocities by Martha Knisely Huggins( Book )

11 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member 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
Psychology : core concepts by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )

36 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychology for our times; readings by Philip G Zimbardo( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1977 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obeying or resisting authority a psychological retrospective( Visual )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Echoing the infamous Milgram experiment from the 1960s, this ABC News program sets up a psychological test in which an authority figure urges men and women to inflict pain. Test administrator and social psychologist Dr. Jerry Burger interprets the disturbing findings. The program also analyzes the 1971 Stanford prison experiment as well as the 2004 hoax in which a McDonald's manager and her fiancé--directed by a caller impersonating a police officer-- strip-searched and abused an employee. Original footage from all of these occurrences is included, along with present-day commentary from Dr. Philip Zimbardo, who designed the Stanford test. Finally, the program explores the ethics of using human participants in psychological tests"--Container
A longitudinal study of the relation of test anxiety to performance on intelligence and achievement tests by Seymour Bernard Sarason( Book )

14 editions published between 1964 and 1973 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychopathology ; Psychotherapy by Philip G Zimbardo( Visual )

19 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 21 defines and explores schizophrenia, phobias, and affective disorders. Also includes discussions with clinical psychologists who examine various factors that can lead to mental and behavioral disorders. Program 22 describes how theory, research, and practice come together in the treatment of psychological disorders. Also discusses how attitudes toward the mentally ill have been influenced by historical, cultural, and social forces
 
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The Lucifer effect : understanding how good people turn evil
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Zimbardo, Filip G'.

Zimbardo, Philip.

Zimbardo, Philip G

Зимбардо, Ф.

Зимбардо, Филип

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Psychology and lifeShyness : what it is, what to do about itThe time paradox : the new psychology of time that will change your lifeThe shy child : a parent's guide to preventing and overcoming shyness from infancy to adulthoodThe psychology of attitude change and social influencePsychology and lifePsychologyViolence workers : police torturers and murderers reconstruct Brazilian atrocitiesPsychology : core concepts