Asch's procedure: quick bullet points

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  • asch's study was a laboratory experiment
  •  asch asked student volunteers to take part in a 'vision test' 
  • participants paid $3 each 
  • consisted of 123 male undergraduates from three different US colleges
  •  sampling technique used was volunteer/self-selected sampling 
  • in each session there was only one real(naive) participant and a group of 6-8 confederates
  •  in each session, the naive participant was seated last or second to last, this was to ensure that he heard everybody else's answers before he gave his answer
  • the participants were presented with 2 large white cards, on one card was…

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