The nature of good and evil : understanding the many acts of moral and immoral behavior / Samuel P. Oliner.
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- ISBN: 9781557788962 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- ISBN: 1557788960 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- Physical Description: xvi, 266 pages ; 23 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: St. Paul, MN : Paragon House, 2011.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Follow the leader: why people go against their better judgment? -- How could they do that?: understanding the many sources and faces of evil -- Silently standing by: why we do or don't come to the aid of those who need us -- Paving the way to resistance: the gift of good during the Nazi occupation 1939-1945 -- Preconditions of resistance during the Armenian and Rwandan genocides -- Nature of goodness -- The world of heroes: why we need heroes -- Conclusion.
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