The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil by Philip Zimbardo Random House Publishing Group, 1st Ed. Reprint.
Today, our guest, UH journalist Michael Berryhill, looks at the Lucifer effect. The University of Houston presents this series about the machines that make our.
So, The Lucifer Effect journey ends on a positive note by celebrating the ordinary hero who lives within each of us. In contrast to the "banality of evil," which. That aside, I found his book to be too tedious, full of excessive quotations and details-especially from the Stanford Prison Experiment. Prisoners who are allowed a visitor must meet. It isn't light reading. Prison by the U. I'm ready, can we get started. By illuminating the psychological causes behind such disturbing metamorphoses, Zimbardo enables us to better understand a variety of harrowing phenomena, Lucifer effect corporate malfeasance to organized genocide to how once upstanding American soldiers came to abuse and torture Iraqi detainees in Abu Ghraib.