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Advanced reading


The following readings are recommended for students interested in exploring the topics of this Module in more detail, and for lecturers teaching the Module. These readings are less directly related to the Module than the Core Readings, but they will help students deepen their understandings of the relevant issues.

  • Arendt, Hannah (2006). Eichmann in Jerusalem: A Report on the Banality of Evil. London: Penguin.
  • Bazerman, Max H. and Ann E. Tenbrunsel (2011). Blind Spots: Why We Fail to Do What's Right and What to Do About It. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
  • Bloom, Paul (2013). Just Babies: The Origins of Good and Evil. London: Random House.
  • Felin, Teppo (2018). The fallacy of obviousness. Aeon.
  • Gobodo-Madikizela, Pumla (2004). A Human Being Died Last Night: A South African Story of Forgiveness. Cape Town: David Philip.
  • Haidt, Jonathan (2006). The Happiness Hypothesis: Finding Modern Truth in Ancient Wisdom. New York: Basic Books.
  • Kahneman, Daniel (2011). Thinking, Fast and Slow. New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.
  • Liebermann, Matthew D. (2013). Social: Why our brains are wired to connect. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Marion Young, Iris (1980). "Throwing like a girl: a phenomenology of feminine body comportment, motility and spatiality." Human Studies, vol. 3.
  • Midgley, Mary (2003). Wickedness: A Philosophical Essay. London: Routledge.
  • Milgram, Stanley (2004). Obedience to Authority: An Experimental View. New York: Perennial Classics.
  • Pinker, Steven (1997). How the Mind Works. London: Penguin.
  • Sartre, Jean-Paul (1995). Anti-Semite and Jew: An Exploration of the Etiology of Hate. New York: Schocken Books.
  • Sereny, Gitta (1995). Into That Darkness: From Mercy Killings to Mass Murder. London: Pimlico.
  • Sunstein, Cass R. and Richard H. Thaler (2008). Nudge: Improving Decisions about Health, Wealth and Happiness. London: Penguin, (Introduction and Part 1).
  • Zimbardo, Philip (2007). The Lucifer Effect: Understanding How Good People Turn Evil. New York: Random House.
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