Harvard Psychologist Stanley Milgram Submits his Experiment on Obedience to Authority to the ‘Journal of Abnormal and Social Psychology’ for Publication

If an authority figure ordered you to deliver a 400-volt electrical shock to another person, would you follow orders? Most people would answer with an adamant “no.” However, the Milgram obedience experiment aimed to prove otherwise.During the 1960s, Yale University psychologist Stanley Milgram conducted a series of obedience experiments that led to some surprising results. […]