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Why is there evil, and what can medical examine let us know concerning the origins and patience of evil habit? contemplating evil from the weird viewpoint of the offender, Baumeister asks, How do traditional humans locate themselves beating their better halves? Murdering rival gang participants? Torturing political prisoners? Betraying their colleagues to the key police? Why do cycles of revenge so frequently enhance?

Baumeister casts new mild on those matters as he examines the distance among the victim's standpoint and that of the culprit, and likewise the roots of evil habit, from egotism and revenge to idealism and sadism. a desirable examine of 1 of humankind's oldest difficulties, Evil has profound implications for how we behavior our lives and govern our society.

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