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The MilgramExperimentMaria Jose Marin RuggeriEDF6557
Provide some background/context for yourviolationThe Milgram Experiment was about obedience. StanleyMilgram at Yale University develop this experiment byrecruiting individuals to study them to see if they obeyauthorities figures even if they knew they were doing somethingwrong, this will create a conflict in their personal conscience.They knew that they were doing something wrong but becausesomeone with authority were giving them the orders then theywill do it anyway.He wanted to examine the act of genocide that people weredoing to justify themselves in World War II. They were justfollowing orders from their superiors like an act of Obedience.That is why he develop this experiment to figure out a commonexplanation for the Nazi killing during World War II.

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Psychology, Stanford prison experiment, Conscience, Milgram experiment

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