Psychology - Milgram - Findings and Conclusions

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Milgram - Findings and Conclusions 

  • All participants continued to 300 volts.
  • At 300 volts, five (12.5%) of the participants refused to continue.
  • A total of 26 of the 40 participants (65%) administered the full 450 volts.
  • Many subjects showed nervousness, and a large number showed extremem tension: 'subjects were observed to sweat, tremble, stutter, bite their lips, groan and dig their finger-nails into their flesh'.
  • Fourteen participants displayed 'nervous laughter and smiling'.
  • In the post-experimental interview (the 'dehoax'), these…

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