Why People Obey
The Role of Buffers
- The teacher was 'buffered from seeing the learner as they were in spearate rooms.
- When the buffering effect was reduced so was the obedience level.
- Milgram argued that we shift back and forth between an 'agentic state' and an 'autonomous state' when we enter a hierarchy of authority
- Agentic State- where a person sees…