1 videodisc (50 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
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Narrator: Philip Zimbardo.
Editor, Ken Musen ; camera, Ben Detenber, Roger Williams ; music, John Polito.
Videodisc release of a 1988 production.
Discusses a prison simulation experiment conducted in 1971 with students at Stanford University and considers the causes and effects that make prisons such an emotional issue. Documentary includes new film, flashback editing, and follow-ups 20-years later, revealing the chronology of the transition of good into evil, of normal into the abnormal.
DVD includes 70 image slideshow of the actual experiment.