Conformity Behavior: Donna Jean Summers

413 Words2 Pages
1. Conformity essentially is a change in behavior or beliefs as the result of real or imagined pressure. In the video, David Stewart, who had never showed his face was able to manipulate Donna Jean Summers and others to sexually abuse Louise Ogborn in the backroom of the McDonald. Donna Jean Summers’ behaviors are explainable using the concept of conformity and obedience. First of all, status have effects on conformity, that is, people with status and authority encourage conformity. We respect police officers, and have been told to always follow what the police tell us to do. Summers explained that she just followed the direction of what the “police” told her to do, and she thought that was the right thing to do. This show the fact that we
Open Document