Stanley Milgram

understanding obedience and its implications
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Palgrave Macmillan , Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York
StatementPeter Lunt
SeriesMind shapers series, Mind shapers series
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LC ClassificationsHM1031.M55 L86 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 157 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL24562448M
ISBN 100230573150
ISBN 139780230573154
LC Control Number2009044430
OCLC/WorldCa463674796

Stanley Milgram, (born AugNew York City, New York, U.S.—died DecemNew York City), American social psychologist known for his controversial and groundbreaking experiments on obedience to authority.

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He took a bachelor's degree from Queens College in political science and received his Ph.D. in the social relations program of Harvard University in under the direction of Gordon :// Get this from a library.

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The subjects—or “teachers”—were instructed to administer electroshocks to a human “learner,” with the shocks becoming progressively Stanley Milgram was born on Aug in the New York City to a Hungarian father and Jewish mother.

He was excellent in his studies and a great team leader among his friends. He studied in James Monroe High School. Due to his diligence and hard work, he acquired his Bachelor degree in Political Science from Queen’s college, New York in Stanley Milgram () made several groundbreaking contributions to our understanding of human behavior.

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The subjects—or “teachers”—were instructed to administer electroshocks to a human “learner,” with the shocks becoming progressively   Dr. Stanley Milgram (Aug – Decem ) was a social psychologist at Yale University, Harvard University and the City University of New York. While at Harvard, he conducted the small-world experiment (the source of the six degrees of separation concept), and while at Yale, he conducted the Milgram experiment on obedience to :// Stanley Milgram () was an eminent American psychologist who was famous for his innovative approach.

His study, called The Milgram experiment, caused controversy among the general public and fellow psychologists alike and most of his other experiments have “The classic account of the human tendency to follow orders, no matter who they hurt or what their consequences.” — Washington Post Book World.

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The subjects--or "teachers"--were instructed to administer electroshocks to a human "learner," with the shocks becoming progressively more   Stanley Milgram Paris April 2, 1. The Dilemma of Obedience Obedience is as basic an element in the structure of social life as one can point to.

Some system of authority is a requirement of all communal living, and it is only the man dwelling in isolation who is not forced to respond, through defiance or submission, to the commands of :// from Trash/Resources/books/ Stanley Milgram Book Review With Commentary Reviewed by Harry Rosenberg.

If there is a kernel to the story of violence in American culture, this book is that kernel. Milgram adds magnificently to the pioneering work of Adorno et al on the Authoritarian Personality.

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Obedience to Experimental View. Stanley and Row, New York, xx, pp., illus. $10 Although the studies that are contained in this book are a little over 40 years old, they are as relevant as ever.

Although Milgram wrote with his eye to the past - he looked back to the Holocaust and to My Lai (he finally wrote the book in10 years after the studies were completed) - his voice has proven to be not only prophetic, but of continuing insight and relevance for understanding   - Stanley Milgram, Milgram started his experiments inshortly after the trial of the World War II criminal Adolph Eichmann had begun.

Eichmann’s defense that he was merely following instructions when he ordered the deaths of millions of Jews roused Milgram’s ://   "Milgram's experiments on obedience have made us more aware of the dangers of uncritically accepting authority." -- Peter Singer, New York Times Book Review "Stanley Milgram's experiments on obedience to malevolent authority seemed to me to be the most important social psychological research done in this quality of exposition in the book I s so high that it Stanley Milgram was an American social psychologist.

He conducted various studies and published articles during his lifetime, with the most notable being his controversial study on obedience to authority, conducted in the s during his professorship at ?mid=/m/06wc_.

Social psychologist Stanley Milgram researched the effect of authority on obedience. He concluded people obey either out of fear or out of a desire to appear cooperative--even when acting against their own better judgment and desires. Milgram’s classic yet controversial experiment illustrates people's reluctance to confront those who abuse   In a series of ingenious studies, social psychologist Stanley Milgram, examined the impact of modern society on the psychology of individuals.

His most famous experiment saw participants commanded to administer painful electric shocks to supposed fellow volunteers and their compliance raised serious questions about the limits of moral autonomy and the ability of individuals to   “The classic account of the human tendency to follow orders, no matter who they hurt or what their consequences.” — Washington Post Book World In the s, Yale University psychologist Stanley Milgram famously carried out a series of experiments that Stanley Milgram () has been described as "the man who shocked the world" (Blass, ).

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Das Milgram-Experiment: zur Gehorsamsbereitschaft gegenüber Autorität by Stanley Milgram (Book) 49 editions published between and in 9 languages and Stanley Milgram Born in New York City inMilgram graduated from high school in and earned a bachelor's degree from Queens College in He majored in Political Science, but decided he was more interested in psychology and took summer courses in the subject in order to be accepted into a doctoral program at ‪Psychology, City University of New York, Stanford University‬ - ‪Cited by 41,‬ - ‪experimental psychology‬?user=uw_58aEAAAAJ&hl=en.