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Milgram's research on obedience

Could you provide me with a brief summary of Milgram's seminal research on obedience to authority, and describe his methodology as well as his results and his interpretation of those results.

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Milgram's research on obedience to authority

Summary of Method:
1. he used the general population as his sample.
2. Site was in the university laboratory
3. He created a script to by followed by interviewer
4. Task: a teaching/learning scenario ,using electric shocks as negative reinforcers
5. Debrief subjects that the ...

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summary of Milgram's research on Obedience