Philip Zimbardo:
Philip Zimbardo: Wie gewöhnliche Menschen zu Monstern werden ... oder zu Helden

TED2008 · 23:16 · Filmed Feb 2008
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Philip Zimbardo weiß, wie einfach es für nette Leute ist, böse zu werden. In seinem Vortrag teilt er mit uns Erkenntnisse und unveröffentlichte Fotos aus den Abu-Ghraib-Verhandlungen. Danach spricht er vom Gegenteil: Wie einfach es ist, ein Held zu werden und wie wir so eine Herausforderung bewältigen.

Philip Zimbardo was the leader of the notorious 1971 Stanford Prison Experiment — and an expert witness at Abu Ghraib. His book The Lucifer Effect explores the nature of evil; now, in his new work, he studies the nature of heroism. Full bio
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