Philip G. Zimbardo


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in New York, The United States
March 23, 1933

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Dr. Philip George Zimbardo is an American psychologist and a professor emeritus at Stanford University. He is president of the Heroic Imagination Project. He is known for his Stanford prison study, and authorship of various introductory psychology books and textbooks for college students, including The Lucifer Effect and The Time Paradox.

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The Lucifer Effect: Underst...

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The Time Paradox: The New P...

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The Demise of Guys: Why Boy...

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Man Disconnected: How techn...

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Shyness: What It Is, What T...

3.59 avg rating — 282 ratings — published 1977 — 16 editions
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The Psychology of Attitude ...

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Psychology: Core Concepts

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The Time Cure: Overcoming P...

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Psychologie, een inleiding

3.82 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 1954 — 7 editions
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The Shy Child: A Parent's G...

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“If you put good apples into a bad situation, you’ll get bad apples.”
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“Sticks and stones can break your bones, but names can kill you.”
Philip Zimbardo, The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil

“The line between good and evil is permeable and almost anyone can be induced to cross it when pressured by situational forces.”
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