The Milgram Experiment: Obedience To Authority And Personal Conscience

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We follow orders and obey rules on a day to day basis. When your mom asks you to do something, like putting the dishes away or cleaning your room you do it without thinking about it. Or how about when students sit still and be quiet all day while their teachers are teaching? It's very easy to say that humans are obedient under authorities. According to most study’s findings, most people in positions of authority are more likely to promote acts of evil and less likely to obey a sense of conscience. The Milgram Experiment is a trial that Stanley Milgram, a psychologist at Yale University conducted. An experiment focusing on obedience to authority and personal conscience. “He examined justifications for acts of genocide offered by those accused
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