Milgram (1963) - original study

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What was the aim of the experiment?
To investigate whether a normal person would harm another person just to follow orders?
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How many participants were involved?
40
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How were participants chosen?
Via newspaper article, paid $5
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When did the 'learner' ask to get out of the room?
140v
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When did the 'learner' go silent?
315v
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How many participants went up to 300v?
100%
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How many participants went up t 450v?
65%
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How were the teacher/learner roles allocated?
Rigged draw - confederate always learner
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