Findings and Conclusions: Milgram

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Findings:

  • Milgram found that all the participants reached 300volts
  • after reaching 300volts, 5 participants refused to continue
  • 26 participants administered the full shock of 450volts which means that only 35% deterred the authority of the experimenter
  • during many of the participants showed nervousness and that they were uncomfortable by biting their lips and nails
  • 14 participants displayed nervous laughter and smiling
  • their remarks and outwards behaviour showed that they were acting against their will
  • 3 participants had full blown seizures
  • after the study, a follow up questionnaire was sent to the participants and of the 92…

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