The man who proved the “six degrees” thesis — and showed us the dark side of human nature

THE MAN WHO SHOCKED THE WORLD: THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF STANLEY MILGRAM BY THOMAS BLASS (2004) 385 PAGES ★★★★★

The design of Stanley Milgram’s original pain experiment. Image: Modern Therapy

WHAT WOULD IT TAKE FOR YOU TO INFLICT PAIN ON SOMEONE ELSE?

“Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon” is a popular depiction of the small-world phenomenon. Stanley Milgram proved the theory’s validity in the laboratory. Image: HackerEarth

SHORT SHRIFT TO THE SMALL-WORLD PHENOMENON

AN OUTSTANDING BOOK DESPITE THE FLAWS

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