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Articles: Helping Kids Overcome the Bystander Effect

By Kira M. Newman | May 18, 2015

A new study of five year olds reveals what forces stop us from helping people in need—and what we can do to overcome them.

 
Carlos Arredondo, a bystander at the Boston Marathon who rushed to the aid of victims after the explosions.

Articles: Tips for Resilience in the Face of Horror

By Jason Marsh | April 16, 2013

After the Boston Marathon explosions, we are inundated with horrific images of violence and suffering. Here's how to protect our kids--and ourselves--from vicarious trauma.

 

Articles: Meditation Makes Us Act with Compassion

By Emiliana R. Simon-Thomas | April 11, 2013

A new study suggests mindfulness meditation can help us overcome the "bystander effect."

 
Alex is one of five central subjects in Bully. He's a sweet but brutally tormented 12 year old in Sioux City, Iowa.

Articles: Bully: The Movie Every Teacher and Student Needs to See

By Jeremy Adam Smith | April 18, 2012

The new documentary Bully tells the stories of five bullied kids—and says what we can do to help them.

 
Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2012, 196 pages.

Articles: Beautiful Souls

By Jill Suttie | April 9, 2012

A new book about acts of conscience lends insight to The Hunger Games phenomenon.

 

Articles: What Would You Do if You Witnessed Child Abuse?

By Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton | November 29, 2011

How fair is it to vilify Penn State's Mike McQueary for not going to the police?

 

Research Digest Items/Studies: Does Being Drunk, Powerful, and in the Dark Make You Do Good—or Evil?

 

Articles: For Altruism, All You Need Is the Idea of Love

By Bernie Wong | March 17, 2011

A study suggests that a single word can compel us to help others.

 

Articles: What Makes a Hero?

By Philip Zimbardo | January 18, 2011

We all have an inner hero, argues Philip Zimbardo. Here's how to find it.

 
Philip Zimbardo explores what research knows about who becomes a hero—and why they act heroically.

Videos and Podcasts: What Makes A Hero?

By Philip Zimbardo | January 17, 2011

Philip Zimbardo explores what research knows about who becomes a hero—and why they act heroically.

 

Raising Happiness: How to Raise a Hero

By Christine Carter | February 11, 2010

 

Articles: How to Motivate Global Concern about Global Warming

By Gregg Sparkman | December 15, 2009

 

Articles: The Birthday of Karl Menninger

By Tom White | July 23, 2008

 

Articles: Facing Fear

By Alex Dixon | December 1, 2007

 
Panelists including legendary psychologist Philip Zimbardo and Katrina photographer Ted Jackson discuss the bystander effect, altruism, and the potential for heroism in all of us.

Videos and Podcasts: Altruism, Heroism, and the Psychology of the Bystander

By Jason Marsh | March 12, 2007

Panelists including legendary psychologist Philip Zimbardo and Katrina photographer Ted Jackson discuss the bystander effect, altruism, and the potential for heroism in all of us.

 

Articles: Bystanders in the News, Pt. 2

By Jason Marsh | February 6, 2007

 

Articles: Bystanders In the News

By Jason Marsh | February 5, 2007

 

Articles: The Mind of the Bystander

By Jason Marsh | January 24, 2007

 

Articles: From The Editors: Fall/Winter 2006-07

By Dacher Keltner, Jason Marsh | September 1, 2006

 

Articles: Bystanders to Genocide

By Jason Marsh | September 1, 2006

An Interview with Philip Gourevitch

 

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