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The man who shocked the world: the life and legacy of Stanley Milgram

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Creator of the famous Obedience Experiments and originator of the “six degrees of separation” theory, Stanley Milgram transformed our understanding of human nature and continues to be one of the most important figures in psychology and beyond. In this sparkling biography, Thomas Blass captures the colorful personality and pioneering work of a visionary scientist who revealed the hidden workings of our social world. In this new paperback edition, he includes an afterword connecting Milgram’s theories to torture, war crimes, and Abu Ghraib.
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Behavioral Research -- ethics
Behavioral Research -- history
Deception
Milgram, Stanley
Obedience
Psychology, Social -- history -- Biography
Social Conformity
Social psychologists -- United States -- Biography
Social psychology
Social psychology -- Experiments
title_displayThe man who shocked the world : the life and legacy of Stanley Milgram
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Behavioral Research
Biography & Autobiography
Deception
Experiments
History
Milgram, Stanley
Nonfiction
Obedience
Psychology
Psychology, Social
Social Conformity
Social psychologists
Social psychology
ethics
history