50 Years of “Obedience to Authority”: From Blind Conformity to Engaged Followership

Volume: 13, Issue: 1, Pages: 59 - 78
Published: Oct 13, 2017
Abstract
Despite being conducted half a century ago, Stanley Milgram's studies of obedience to authority remain the most well-known, most controversial, and most important in social psychology. Yet in recent years, increased scrutiny has served to question the integrity of Milgram's research reports, the validity of his explanation of the phenomena he reported, and the broader relevance of his research to processes of collective harm-doing. We review...
Paper Details
Title
50 Years of “Obedience to Authority”: From Blind Conformity to Engaged Followership
Published Date
Oct 13, 2017
Volume
13
Issue
1
Pages
59 - 78
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