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‘Evil Scientist’ Wants To Teach People To Do Good

Psychologists Put “Character” Under the Microscope–and it Vanishes

Letter/Observer Forum

Not So Situational

To the editor: We are concerned by the message that has been conveyed to the general public regarding the power of the situation to “trump individual dispositions” (“The Banality of […]... More>

Letter/Observer Forum

Bad Apples and Bad Barrels: Bad Metaphors and Blind Spots Regarding Evil?

To the editor: The subtitle of Philip Zimbardo’s (2007) book, The Lucifer Effect, (reviewed by Wray Herbert, Observer, April 2007) is Understanding How Good People Turn Evil. The book follows […]... More>