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The time paradox : using the new psychology of time to your advantage

Philip G. Zimbardo (author), John Boyd (author)

The time paradox : using the new psychology of time to your advantage

Title
The time paradox : using the new psychology of time to your advantage
Author
Philip G. Zimbardo John Boyd
Language
English
Publisher
London: Rider, 2010
VII, 376 p. : ill.
ISBN
9781846041556 (paperback)
Placing suggestion
415.4 (SISO) Denken ; Denken (ZIZO)

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About Philip G. Zimbardo

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Philip George Zimbardo (; born March 23, 1933) is an American psychologist and a professor emeritus at Stanford University. He became known for his 1971 Stanford prison experiment, which was later severely criticised for both ethical and scientific reasons. He has authored various introductory psychology textbooks for college students, and other notable works, including The Lucifer Effect, The Time Paradox, and The Time Cure. He is also the founder and president of the Heroic Imagination Project.

Early life

Zimbardo was born in New York City on March 23, 1933, to a family of Italian immigrants from Sicily. Early in life he experienced discrimination and prejudice, growing up poor on welfare and being Italian. He was often mistaken for other races and ethnicities such as Jewish, Puerto Rican or black. Zimbardo has said these experiences early in life triggered his cu…Read more on Wikipedia