Paul Slovic, “If I look at the mass I will never act”: Psychic numbing and genocide

This paper (published in Judgment and Decision Making, Vol. 2, No. 2, April 2007, pp. 79–95) in a sense repeats many of the ideas expressed by Campbell and Johnson (indeed, both those authors refer to Slovic’s work in their articles. He comes at the topic not from a political or cultural point of view, but from the science of psychology. Continue reading “Paul Slovic, “If I look at the mass I will never act”: Psychic numbing and genocide”

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