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Author Miller, Arthur G., 1940-

Title The obedience experiments : a case study of controversy in social science / Arthur G. Miller
Published New York : Praeger, 1986


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Description ix, 295 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents 1. Introduction to Milgram's research on obedience -- 2. Intuitive accounts of obedience: The role of beliefs and expectations -- 3. The obedience experiments: Theme and variations -- 4. Extensions and replicationsin other laboratories -- 5. What price knowledge? The ethics of the obedience experiments -- 6. Criticisms of method and alternatives to deception in the study of obedience -- 7. Genocide from the perspective of the obedience experiments -- 8. Milgram's theory of obedience: An appraisal -- Epilogue
Notes "Praeger special studies. Praeger scientific."
Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 273-288
Subject Milgram, Stanley.
Authority -- Research.
Obedience -- Research.
Social Behavior.
LC no. 85025738
ISBN 0030617979 (alk. paper)
(alk. paper)