Compare And Contrast Hahney Banks And Zimbardo

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The Stanford Prison Experiment University (Haney, Banks, & Zimbardo, 1973). Haney and associates created a functional prison simulation in which healthy, psychologically normal male college students were assigned to role as prisoners and guards. All subjects signed contracts that included instructions about prisoner and guard roles for the planned two-week experiment. Guards were given minimal instructions, most notably that physical aggression or physical punishment of prisoners were prohibited. The researchers planned to study how both guards and prisoners reacted their roles, but guards were led to believe that the purpose of the experiment was to study prisoners.. Within the first 2 days after the prisoners were incarcerated in a makeshift
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