asch study of conformity

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ASCH STUDY OF CONFORMITY

aim: to see if pts would conform to majority influence and give incorrect answers in a situation where the task was ambiguous.

procedure:  

  • 50 male pts - all college students - from USA
  • each tested one at a time and sat with a group of confederates, whom they thought were other pts. 
  • pts sat in room with 6-8 confederates and asked to judge…

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