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Stop being an automaton

We all like to think that we wouldn’t have fallen for the peer pressure in the Asch experiments, and we would have given the obvious correct answer. We all like to think that had we been living in France during … Continue reading

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Asch Conformity Experiments

In the 1950’s, social psychologist Solomon Asch conducted experiments where he brought a small group of people into a room and showed them two cards, shown here: He asked the people one at a time which line on the second … Continue reading

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