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50 Psychology Classics: Who We Are, How We Think, What We Do; Insight and Inspiration from 50 Key Books by Tom Butler-Bowdon
Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini
Just Babies: The Origins of Good and Evil by Paul Bloom
Kitty Genovese: The Murder, the Bystanders, the Crime that Changed America by Kevin CookPsychologist and academic
The Learners by Chip Kidd
The Man Who Shocked The World: The Life And Legacy Of Stanley Milgram by Thomas Blass
New Scientist, 17 March 2018 by New Scientistflaws in his classic experiment
On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century by Timothy Snyder
Opening Skinner's Box: Great Psychological Experiments of the Twentieth Century by Lauren Slater
Pavlov's Dog by Adam Hart-Davis
SuperFreakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance by Steven D. Levitt

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1,) Stanley Milgram (August 15, 1933 – December 20, 1984) was an American social psychologist, best known for his controversial experiment on obedience conducted in the 1960s during his professorship at Yale. Milgram was influenced by the events of the Holocaust, especially the trial of Adolf Eichmann, in developing the experiment.

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