Power Of Conformity In Marriage

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One way that I will test conformity, is in marriage. For example, in my situation when my husband wanted to go to see the dodgers game. I don’t really like going to see baseball games in a stadium, I go because I don’t want to argue or make him mad, so I just went with him. According to textbook, “It clearly demonstrates the power of conformity: changing one’s own behavior to more closely match the action of other” (Ciccarell and white, page 346). This shows that people always use the power of conformity to please others. Another example of conformity, is on friendships. For example, in my own experience with my friend, she likes to go to see horror movies, but I don’t because I wanted to please her I go. Conformity is used to all people,
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