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Unformatted text preview: one after he stopped answering-- but others continued as they were told to 450 and beyond Indicator of Subjects (Teachers) emotional discomfort Refusal to comply based on the reaction of the learner Nervous laughter** but not sadistic laughter Situations in which Teachers became less obedient to experimenters commands When they would refuse to continue the experiment because of the learners discomfort When experimenter got farther away, or the learner got closer to the teacher. Investigators conclusions, based on results of study 10% administered the highest shocks. 50% completed the experiment as required (all the way to 450 volts) When the learner was more visible the teacher listened less. When the experimenter was less visible they listened less. Human nature cannot be counted on in lieu of authority....
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- Fall '08