Philip Zimbardo:
Philiip Zimbardo: cómo la gente corriente se convierte en monstruos... o héroes

TED2008 · 23:16 · Filmed Feb 2008
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Philip Zimbardo sabe lo fácil que es que la buena gente se vuelva mala. En su charla, comparte atinadas percepciones y fotos gráficas de los juicios de Abu Ghraib. Pero también habla de la otra cara de la moneda: lo fácil que es ser un héroe y cómo se puede estar a la altura.

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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