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Science of evil / National Geographic Television.

Gerber, Tony (Added Author). Schwerin, Christina. (Added Author). Zimbardo, Philip. (Added Author). Cohen, Jonathan, (Scholar of literature) (Added Author). Greene, Joshua. (Added Author). Ratcliff, Roy, 1947- (Added Author). Schneerson, Aya. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 50 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : National Geographic : 2010.

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Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring Philip Zimbardo, Jonathan Cohen, Joshua Greene, Roy Ratcliff, and Aya Schneerson.
Summary, etc.:
Evil. Is it a spiritual force, a meaningless superstition, or does it lay in the depths of our conscience? In Science of Evil, encounter the soul of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer through the eyes of the priest who baptized him. Travel to war-torn Democratic Republic of the Congo with a UN official charged with administering food and medical help. And join scientists as they use cutting-edge fMRI imaging techniques in an effort to isolate the brain's mechanics of moral judgment.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVPG.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Good and evil > Psychological aspects.
Mental processes > Physiology.

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