Archive for February, 2008

PC Mall and the Milgram experiment.

Wednesday, February 27th, 2008

In 1963, Yale University psychologist Stanley Milgram first described in Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology an experiment held in 1961 on our willingness to obey an authority figure asking us to perform acts that conflicted with personal conscience. The results of this study were both influential and disturbing: While most tested subjects claimed a […]