Author: Hans & Michael EysenckPublisher: RupaYear: 2000Language: EnglishPages: 415ISBN/UPC (if available): 1853751944
In what circumstances will e go to someone's help? Are we all capable of great cruelty? Does fear always engender total obedience? These and many other fascinating questions about the human personality are examined in this book. All of us like to think we understand other people to some extent, at least, from everyday observation and the business of living. But what more can we learn about our fellow humans from the work of professional psychologists who have conducted massive experiments on groups and individuals to determine scientifically why we behave he way we do?THE AUTHORS:Hans Eysenck is the world's most famous psychologist, and his son, Michael, is Professor of Psychology at the University of London.