New take on Milgram experiment shows regular people still follow orders instead of their conscience

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 05:31 in Psychology & Sociology

More than 50 years ago, American social psychologist Stanley Milgram found that, when prodded by someone in charge, just about every one of us would do something that most would find deeply disturbing: comply with an authority figure’s stern directive to deliver painful electric shocks to an unseen...

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