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The Resource Ordinary people and extraordinary evil : a report on the beguilings of evil, Fred E. Katz

Ordinary people and extraordinary evil : a report on the beguilings of evil, Fred E. Katz

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Ordinary people and extraordinary evil : a report on the beguilings of evil
Title
Ordinary people and extraordinary evil
Title remainder
a report on the beguilings of evil
Statement of responsibility
Fred E. Katz
Creator
Subject
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1927-
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Katz, Fred E.
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government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Good and evil
  • Good and evil
Label
Ordinary people and extraordinary evil : a report on the beguilings of evil, Fred E. Katz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-151) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: From the Ordinary to the Extraordinary. Evil Defined. Look at Evil Behaviorally. Is Evil Real? Who Produces Extraordinary Evil? Overview of the Book -- Ch. 1. Confronting Evil and its Paradoxes. Arendt's View of Eichmann. Is a Dispassionate Study of Evil Possible? The Desire to Ignore Evil. People May Deliberately Engage in Evil Activities -- Ch. 2. Behavior Mechanisms at Work. Incremental Processes. Packages and Riders. The Question of Autonomy: The Cunning of Governments and the Contributions of Citizens -- Ch. 3. Some Faces of Evil. A Humane American Physician. An SS Physician. A Nazi Bureaucrat: Chief of the Auschwitz Extermination Camp. My Lai -- Ch. 4. Conclusion: Turning away from Evil. A Fable About the Two Research-Minded Physicians. Raoul Wallenberg and Rudolf Hoess Revisited. The Compelling Power of Immediacy and Extricating Oneself from Taking Part in Evil. Another Look at the Five Paradoxes: Some Answers, Some New Questions, Some Hope. The Larger Picture
Control code
25747373
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 154 pages
Isbn
9780791414422
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1534610
Label
Ordinary people and extraordinary evil : a report on the beguilings of evil, Fred E. Katz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-151) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: From the Ordinary to the Extraordinary. Evil Defined. Look at Evil Behaviorally. Is Evil Real? Who Produces Extraordinary Evil? Overview of the Book -- Ch. 1. Confronting Evil and its Paradoxes. Arendt's View of Eichmann. Is a Dispassionate Study of Evil Possible? The Desire to Ignore Evil. People May Deliberately Engage in Evil Activities -- Ch. 2. Behavior Mechanisms at Work. Incremental Processes. Packages and Riders. The Question of Autonomy: The Cunning of Governments and the Contributions of Citizens -- Ch. 3. Some Faces of Evil. A Humane American Physician. An SS Physician. A Nazi Bureaucrat: Chief of the Auschwitz Extermination Camp. My Lai -- Ch. 4. Conclusion: Turning away from Evil. A Fable About the Two Research-Minded Physicians. Raoul Wallenberg and Rudolf Hoess Revisited. The Compelling Power of Immediacy and Extricating Oneself from Taking Part in Evil. Another Look at the Five Paradoxes: Some Answers, Some New Questions, Some Hope. The Larger Picture
Control code
25747373
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 154 pages
Isbn
9780791414422
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1534610

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