Reasons for Resisting Conformity

A brief overview of the two reasons why people may choose to go against conforming to the majority in society.

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  • Resisting Conformity
    • Non-Conformist Personality
      • Intentionally choosing to go against the majority
      • Difficult Persons / Abnormality Circles
      • Behaviour is still dependednt on the majority group
    • Allies
      • Having other individuals who support your opposing view
      • Parliament / Governments
      • ALLEN & LEVINE replication of Asch's study found conformity decreased if allies were present

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