Obedience to authority: an experimental view

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Harper & Row, 1974 - Social Science - 224 pages
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In the 1960s Yale University psychologist Stanley Milgram famously carried out a series of experiments that forever changed our perceptions of morality and free will. The subjects--or "teachers"--were instructed to administer electroshocks to a human "learner," with the shocks becoming progressively more powerful and painful. Controversial but now strongly vindicated by the scientific community, these experiments attempted to determine to what extent people will obey orders from authority figures regardless of consequences. "Obedience to Authority" is Milgram's fascinating and troubling chronicle of his classic study and a vivid and persuasive explanation of his conclusions.

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Obedience to authority is a book about the Milgram experiment on obedience. Milgram and his team from Yale performed a series of experiments to test whether common individuals would inflict pain on ... Read full review

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An interesting yet a disturbing read. It certainly explains a lot of the atrocities inflicted by man upon his fellow man in this world but you can't stop the depressing feeling that gets to you when ... Read full review

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About the author (1974)

Stanley Milgram taught social psychology at Yale University and Harvard University before becoming a Distinguished Professor at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. His honors and awards include a Ford Foundation fellowship, an -American Association for the Advancement of Science sociopsychological prize, and a Guggenheim fellowship. He died in 1984 at the age of fifty-one.

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