Beautiful souls : saying no, breaking ranks, and heeding the voice of conscience in dark times / Eyal Press.

Author
Press, Eyal [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, c2012.
Description
196 p. ; 22 cm.

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Fifty years after Hannah Arendt examined the dynamics of conformity in her seminal account of the Eichmann trial, "Beautiful Souls" explores the flipside of the banality of evil, mapping out what impels ordinary people to defy the sway of authority and convention.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
Disobeying the law -- Defying the group -- The rules of conscience -- The price of raising one's voice.
ISBN
  • 9780374143428 (alk. paper : hbk.)
  • 0374143420 (alk. paper : hbk.)
LCCN
2011034961
OCLC
740628921
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