Focusing particularly on genocide, Erwin Staub explores the psychology of group aggression. He sketches a conceptual The Roots of Evil: The Origins of Genocide and Other Group Violence. Front Cover. Ervin Staub. Cambridge University. In the excerpt below, psychologist Ervin Staub, who was rescued in Hungary as a child, discusses the psychological and social background of the Swedish. Ervin Staub. University of Massachusetts at Amherst. The focus of this article will be on the origins of evil, in several domains. An important.

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Trivia About The Roots of Evil. Ervin Staub asks in The Roots of Evil, how can human beings kill or brutalize multitudes of other human beings? Great use of the examples – the Armenian Genocide, the Holocaust, Rwanda Mar 26, Kristina rated it really liked it. You are free to copy, distribute and use the database; to produce works from the database; to modify, transform and build upon the database. Cambridge University Press Amazon.


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Just so this book doesn’t get overlooked because of one person’s one-star rating, I’ll rate five stars. View on Google Maps. Focusing particularly on genocide, but also on other forms of mass killing, torture, and war, Ervin Staub explores the psychological, cultural, goots societal roots of group aggression. The Cunning of History. My library Help Advanced Book Search.

Countries Recognizing the Genocide. He sketches a conceptual framework for the many influences on one group’s desire to harm another: In his concluding chapters, he reflects on the socialization of children at home and in schools, and on the societal practices ervln processes that facilitate the development of caring persons, and of care and cooperation among groups. Chi ama i libri sceglie Kobo e inMondadori.

Since then, he has published and edited numerous books and articles focusing on morality, pro-social behavior, genocide, peace and violence. Jeris rated it it was amazing Nov 05, Or, get it for Kobo Super Points! This book is not yet featured on Listopia. He had wide experience in work and travel under the guidance of his diplomat grandfather.

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Sarah I rated it it was amazing Apr thd, How to write a great review Do Say what you liked best and least Describe the author’s style Explain the rating you gave Don’t Use rude and profane language Include any personal information Mention spoilers or the book’s price Recap the plot. Staub, Ervin The Roots of Evil: How can human beings kill or brutalise multitudes of other human beings?


Emotions and Mass Atrocity. The Oxford Handbook of Holocaust Studies. Dan rated it liked it Nov 10, Honestly an amazing and interesting look on the psychology behind what might lie behind the perpetrators of mass atrocities such as genocide.

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