sábado, 24 de setembro de 2011

Interview with psychologist Philip Zimbardo (Eugene Paashuis, VPRO Backlight 2011)


Psychologist Zimbardo conducted the famous Stanford Prison Experiment in the seventies. The goal was to research the influence of circumstances on the behaviour of people. Zimbardo was also called as a specialist witness for the security guards of the Abu Graib prison in Iraq. In this interview he talks about all these subjects.