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Illusions of Reality [electronic resource] : A History of Deception in Social Psychology /
James H. Korn.
imprint
Albany, NY : State University of New York Press, 1997.
description
204 p.
ISBN
0791433080, 9780791433089
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Book
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Albany, NY : State University of New York Press, 1997.
isbn
0791433080
9780791433089
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Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
catalogue key
11735792
 
Bibliography: p. 185-199.
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The book examines the origins and development of this practice that have lead to some of the most dramatic and controversial studies in the history of psychology.
Table of Contents
Preface
Varieties of Deceptionp. 1
The Growth of Deceptionp. 13
Social Psychology Becomes Experimentalp. 25
Lewin's Legacyp. 39
Military Deceptionp. 55
A Voice of Independencep. 69
Leon Festinger, The Seminal Theoristp. 81
Stanley Milgram and the Illusion of Obediencep. 97
The Stage Production Erap. 113
Questions of Right and Wrongp. 137
Deception in Psychology and American Culturep. 159
The Power of Positive Illusionsp. 171
Notesp. 177
Referencesp. 185
Indexp. 201
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