Essay about Obedience with Authority

883 Words Oct 11th, 2013 4 Pages
Asch, Solomon. “Opinions and Social Pressure.” Writing and Reading Across the Curriculum. Columbus, OH: Pearson, 2013. Print. 655-659.

According to the article “Opinions and Social Pressure”, Solomon Asch writes about how the affects of group pressure can alter a person’s decision. During the investigation, Asch describes how everyone in the group agrees with the answer that they have chosen except for one in which the author calls him the “dissenter (Asch 656)”. Solomon Asch stated that the person who disagreed to the answer quickly became “more and more worried and hesitant as the disagreement continues in succeeding trials (Asch 656).” The dissenter is placed a position where he has to choose the correct answer as a minority of
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This is article will not be used in my research paper because it does not provide enough supporting details.

Milgram, Stanley. “The Perils of Obedience” Writing and Reading Across the
Curriculum. Columbus, OH: Pearson, 2013. Print. 630-643. Stanley Milgram’s thesis is about how having authority can make or break you. Milgram design an experiment that force participants to neglect their conscience by obeying the

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