The Resource Making Evil

Making Evil

Label
Making Evil
Title
Making Evil
Statement of responsibility
Julia Shaw
Title variation
Evil
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the science behind humanitys dark side
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Are you evil?A smart and highly readable exploration of why we think and do bad things.Dr Julia Shaw shows us that the same dispositions that make us capable of heinous crimes may also work to our advantage. And, if evil is within all of us, should it be said to exist at all?In Making Evil, Shaw uses a compelling mix of science, popular culture and real life examples to break down timely and important issues. How similar is your brain to a psychopath's? How many people have murder fantasies? Can A.I. be evil? Do your sexual proclivities make you a bad person? Who becomes a terrorist?This is a wide-ranging exploration into a fascinating, darkly compelling subject
Summary
A psychologist and regular contributor to Scientific American uses academic case studies, examples from popular culture and anecdotes from everyday life to determine exactly what constitutes the concept of "evil."
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Cataloging source
BT
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Shaw, Julia
Dewey number
301
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Lifestyle - Wellbeing
Target audience
adult
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the science behind humanity's dark side
Label
Making Evil
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BORROWBOX:CGB_577932
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9781786891310
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Making Evil
Control code
BORROWBOX:CGB_577932
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781786891310
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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