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Behind the Shock Machine - a book by Perry, Gina

Behind the Shock Machine

The Untold Story of the Notorious Milgram Psychology Experiments

Behind the Shock Machine( )
Author: Perry, Gina
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:New Press, The
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $26.95
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When social psychologist Stanley Milgram invited volunteers to take part in an experiment at Yale in the summer of 1961, none of the participants could have foreseen the worldwide sensation the results would cause. Milgram reported that the volunteers had repeatedly shocked a man they believed to be in severe pain, possibly even dying, because an authority figure had told them to, and he linked this behavior to atrocities perpetrated by ordinary people under the Nazi...
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