It derives from the 1973 robbery of
the Sveriges Kreditbank in Sweden during
which employees were held hostage for a week. What psychology term is
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When hostages become attached to their
captors and fear their rescuers, they are displaying Stockholm Syndrome. When the hostages attack and kill their rescuers, they are displaying Bagdad Syndrome.
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