How People Become Monsters … Or Heroes

SHORT VIDEO CLIPS, 14 Feb 2011

Philip Zimbardo – TED Talks

Philip Zimbardo knows how easy it is for nice people to turn bad. In this talk, he shares insights and graphic unseen photos from the Abu Ghraib trials. Then he talks about the flip side: how easy it is to be a hero, and how we can rise to the challenge.

 

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