Why Do Individual Norms Of Conformity

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We should conform when the standards are trivial or if the standards keep people safe. Such as traffic laws or respecting others’ property. Or even simply raising a hand during class.We conform everyday, even when we don’t realize it. Conforming is a staple to any functioning society. We need protection and the only way to do that is with conformity. Without conformity our society would be chaos and there would be no order. We need to ask ourselves, is this rational? Conforming is based on morals. Do not base it on society norms, but instead base it on personal morals or believes. We should be an individual when we know that what society is trying to make us conform to is bad. Does it go against any of our personal morals? Do not be a tool
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