This paper evaluates the psychological facets of the nature of evil; particularly, the relationships between evil and the concepts of neurobiology, personality characteristics, and social environments are explored. The notions of what constitutes evil and what causes it are also discussed in order to synthesize and formulate an established definition of evil. Furthermore, the idea that all people have evil capabilities is analyzed in this paper. All in all, this paper is centered around the complex nature of evil and the factors that contribute to evil in the world.
Bickett, Tiffany Ann
"The Psychology of the Nature of Evil: Evaluating the Evil Within Us All,"
International Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities: Vol. 15:
1, Article 3.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.cwu.edu/ijurca/vol15/iss1/3