milgrams study

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  • Milgram study
    • 1963
    • how far people will go inroder to obey instructions if it involved harmimg another person
    • see how ordinary people were capable to commit cruel acts
    • all participants went upto 300v
    • 65% delivered the full 450v
    • most became distressed but continued due to prompts
    • certain circumstances most people will obey orders that go against their morals
    • when there is a dominant figure they are more likely to conform and go towards blind obedience
    • strengths
      • same environment
      • tested the same way
    • weaknesses
      • caused stress and harmfull effects to pps


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