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Approach Studies Important Background Research/Information/Theories
Social Reicher and Haslam:
RH wanted to replicate the Stanford Prison Experiment by Zimbardo in an ethical way
Wanted to test the situational hypothesis that the situation can affect behaviour e.g
Psychology The BBC Prison Study abuse of prisoners in Abu Ghraib, Iraq, can it…

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Maguire et al: Navigation
related structural changes in Previous research shows small mammals/birds who require navigational skills have larger
the hippocampi of taxi hippocampi voume.
drivers. Investigates whether environment related changes to brain structure affect humans.

Loftus & Palmer: Although eye witness testimony is very convincing to juries, research into…

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