Asch's Study - Majority Influence

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Majority Influence - Asch 1951

Aim

  • To see if participants would conform to the majority influence 
  • See if incorrect answers would be given in situations where the answer was always obvious. 

Procedure

  • 7 male student ppts looked at two cards - one showed vertical line & one showed different lengths of lines.
  • Ppts asked in turn which of three lines was the same as test line - Correct answer ALWAYS obvious
  • All ppts

Comments

Aamir Rawat

more evaluation will do the trick but its very good

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