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The Resource The social psychology of good and evil, edited by Arthur G. Miller

The social psychology of good and evil, edited by Arthur G. Miller

Label
The social psychology of good and evil
Title
The social psychology of good and evil
Statement of responsibility
edited by Arthur G. Miller
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "This timely, accessible reference and text addresses some of the most fundamental questions about human behavior, such as what causes racism and prejudice and why good people do bad things. Leading authorities present state-of-the-science theoretical and empirical work. Essential themes include the complex interaction of individual, societal, and situational factors underpinning good or evil behavior; the role of moral emotions, unconscious bias, and the self-concept; issues of responsibility and motivation; and how technology and globalization have enabled newer forms of threat and harm. New to This Edition *Many new authors; extensively revised with the latest theory and research. *Section on group perspectives, with chapters on bystanders to emergencies, remembering historical victimization, organizational dynamics, and globalization and terrorism. *Chapters on free will, conscious versus unconscious processes, media violence, dehumanization, genocide, and sexual violence. *Chapters on false moral superiority, compassionate goals in relationships, and moral emotions in incarcerated offenders"--
  • "This timely, accessible reference and text addresses some of the most fundamental questions about human behavior, such as what causes racism and prejudice and why good people do bad things. Leading authorities present state-of-the-science theoretical and empirical work. Essential themes include the complex interaction of individual, societal, and situational factors underpinning good or evil behavior; the role of moral emotions, unconscious bias, and the self-concept; issues of responsibility and motivation; and how technology and globalization have enabled newer forms of threat and harm. Key Words/Subject Areas: aggression, altruism, antisocial, evil, free will, good, guilt, heroism, human behavior, morality, prejudice, prosocial, racism, shame, social psychology, stereotyping, terrorism, values, violence Audience: Students and researchers in social psychology; also of interest to sociologists. "--
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  • Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
302.072
Index
index present
LC call number
HM1116
LC item number
.S63 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
HM 1116
NLM item number
S678 2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miller, Arthur G.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aggressiveness
  • Violence
  • Helping behavior
  • Good and evil
  • Social psychology
  • PSYCHOLOGY / Social Psychology
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General
  • Aggressiveness
  • Good and evil
  • Helping behavior
  • Social psychology
  • Violence
  • Aggression
  • Gewalt
  • Prosoziales Verhalten
  • Sozialpsychologie
  • Aggression
  • Ethics
  • Helping Behavior
  • Psychology, Social
  • Violence
Label
The social psychology of good and evil, edited by Arthur G. Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revised edition of The social psychology of good and evil, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Susan T. Fiske
  • "The devil made me do it": The deification of consciousness and the demonization of the unconscious
  • John A. Bargh
  • Part II. Harming others: contexts, causes, and implications
  • Racism among the well intentioned: bias without awareness /John F. Dovidio, Samuel L. Gaertner, and Adam R. Pearson
  • Understanding media violence effects
  • Sara Prot, Craig A. Anderson, Muniba Saleem, Christopher L. Groves, and Johnie J. Allen
  • How dehumanization promotes harm
  • Nick Haslam and Steve Loughnan
  • The social psychology of genocide and mass atrocities /Johanna Ray Vollhardt and Maggie Campbell-Obaid
  • Introduction and overview
  • Why are the Milgram experiments still so extraordinarily famous ... and controversial?
  • Arthur G. Miller
  • A social interaction approach to objectification: implications for the social-psychological study of sexual violence
  • Sarah J. Gervais
  • Part III. The self-concept in relation to good and evil acts
  • False moral superiority
  • David Dunning
  • Making relationship partners good: a model of the interpersonal consequences of compassionate goals
  • Jennifer Crocker and Amy Canevello
  • Evil persons or evil deeds?: what we've learned about incarcerated offenders
  • Arthur G. Miller
  • June P. Tangney, Dan V. Blalock, Johanna B. Folk, and Jeffrey Stuewig
  • Dishonesty explained: what leads people to act immorally
  • Francesca Gino and Dan Ariely
  • Part IV. Group perspectives on good and evil
  • Bystanders and emergencies: why understanding group processes Is key to promoting prosocial behavior
  • Mark Levine and Neil Wilson
  • Remembering historical victimization: potential for intergroup conflict escalation and conflict reduction
  • Nyla R. Branscombe, Michael J.A. Wohl, and Ruth H. Warner
  • Organizations matter
  • Arthur P. Brief and Kristin Smith-Crowe
  • Part I. Conceptual perspectives on good and evil
  • Globalization and terrorism: the primacy of collective processes
  • Fathali M. Moghaddam, Victoria Heckenlaible, Madeleine Blackman, Sarah Fasano, and Daniel J. Dufour
  • Part V. The possibilities for kindness
  • Benefits and liabilities of empathy-induced altruism: a contemporary review
  • C. Daniel Batson, Nadia Y. Ahmad, and E.L. Stocks
  • Volunteerism: multiple perspectives on benefits and costs
  • Mark Snyder, Allen M. Omoto, and Patrick C. Dwyer
  • The psychology of heroism: extraordinary champions of humanity in an unforgiving world
  • Zeno E. Franco and Philip G. Zimbardo
  • The evolution of good and evil
  • Joshua D. Duntley and David M. Buss
  • Free will evolved for morality and culture
  • Andrew E. Monroe, Kathleen D. Vohs, and Roy F. Baumeister
  • Categories, intent, and harm
Control code
ocn939245059
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xvii, 542 pages
Isbn
9781462525409
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016005602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40026313039
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781462525393
  • (OCoLC)939245059
Label
The social psychology of good and evil, edited by Arthur G. Miller
Publication
Note
Revised edition of The social psychology of good and evil, 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Susan T. Fiske
  • "The devil made me do it": The deification of consciousness and the demonization of the unconscious
  • John A. Bargh
  • Part II. Harming others: contexts, causes, and implications
  • Racism among the well intentioned: bias without awareness /John F. Dovidio, Samuel L. Gaertner, and Adam R. Pearson
  • Understanding media violence effects
  • Sara Prot, Craig A. Anderson, Muniba Saleem, Christopher L. Groves, and Johnie J. Allen
  • How dehumanization promotes harm
  • Nick Haslam and Steve Loughnan
  • The social psychology of genocide and mass atrocities /Johanna Ray Vollhardt and Maggie Campbell-Obaid
  • Introduction and overview
  • Why are the Milgram experiments still so extraordinarily famous ... and controversial?
  • Arthur G. Miller
  • A social interaction approach to objectification: implications for the social-psychological study of sexual violence
  • Sarah J. Gervais
  • Part III. The self-concept in relation to good and evil acts
  • False moral superiority
  • David Dunning
  • Making relationship partners good: a model of the interpersonal consequences of compassionate goals
  • Jennifer Crocker and Amy Canevello
  • Evil persons or evil deeds?: what we've learned about incarcerated offenders
  • Arthur G. Miller
  • June P. Tangney, Dan V. Blalock, Johanna B. Folk, and Jeffrey Stuewig
  • Dishonesty explained: what leads people to act immorally
  • Francesca Gino and Dan Ariely
  • Part IV. Group perspectives on good and evil
  • Bystanders and emergencies: why understanding group processes Is key to promoting prosocial behavior
  • Mark Levine and Neil Wilson
  • Remembering historical victimization: potential for intergroup conflict escalation and conflict reduction
  • Nyla R. Branscombe, Michael J.A. Wohl, and Ruth H. Warner
  • Organizations matter
  • Arthur P. Brief and Kristin Smith-Crowe
  • Part I. Conceptual perspectives on good and evil
  • Globalization and terrorism: the primacy of collective processes
  • Fathali M. Moghaddam, Victoria Heckenlaible, Madeleine Blackman, Sarah Fasano, and Daniel J. Dufour
  • Part V. The possibilities for kindness
  • Benefits and liabilities of empathy-induced altruism: a contemporary review
  • C. Daniel Batson, Nadia Y. Ahmad, and E.L. Stocks
  • Volunteerism: multiple perspectives on benefits and costs
  • Mark Snyder, Allen M. Omoto, and Patrick C. Dwyer
  • The psychology of heroism: extraordinary champions of humanity in an unforgiving world
  • Zeno E. Franco and Philip G. Zimbardo
  • The evolution of good and evil
  • Joshua D. Duntley and David M. Buss
  • Free will evolved for morality and culture
  • Andrew E. Monroe, Kathleen D. Vohs, and Roy F. Baumeister
  • Categories, intent, and harm
Control code
ocn939245059
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
xvii, 542 pages
Isbn
9781462525409
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016005602
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40026313039
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781462525393
  • (OCoLC)939245059

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