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Psychological Research: Classic Studies

Psychological Research: Classic Studies

Author: Barbara Ludins

This lesson will describe classic research studies and examine ethical issues involved.

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Psychological Research: Classic Studies

Source: Video created by Barbara Ludins

Notes on "Psychological Research: Classic Studies"

Terms to Know

Milgram Obedience Experiments
A series of experiments after World War II that attempted to measure how people respond to authority, or obey what they are told.

Complying to the request of an authority figure.

Stanford Prison Experiment
A psychological experiment in 1971 where participants were randomly grouped into categories of prisoners and guards and locked into a floor of a building for only 6 days before it was canceled.