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2. the stanford prison study investigated:

  • compliance
  • conformity to social roles
  • obedience to authority
  • rebellion

3. what statement best describes the behaviour the prisoners

  • they became more withdrawn and anxious as the study progressed
  • they resisted the cruelty of the guards throughout the study
  • they made it hard for the guards to enforce the rules of the prison
  • they support each other

4. what was the procedure

  • there were ethical issues
  • guards were brutal
  • mock prison with students randomly assigned as guards of prisoners
  • participants conformed

5. what was Zimbardo's told in the Stanford prison study

  • both prison superintendent and lead researcher
  • not part of the study
  • the prison superintendent
  • lead researcher


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