The Individual in a Social World: Essays and Experiments / Edition 2

The Individual in a Social World: Essays and Experiments / Edition 2

by Stanley Milgram, John Sabini, Maury Silver
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070419361

ISBN-13: 9780070419360

Pub. Date: 01/01/1992

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

This third expanded and definitive collection of essays by Stanley Milgram, the creator of the iconoclastic 'obedience experiments' and the originator of the concept of 'six degrees of separation'. Original, thought provoking and fascinating. Milgram was years ahead of his time, and this book should be read by every social scientist who is interested in behaviour

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This third expanded and definitive collection of essays by Stanley Milgram, the creator of the iconoclastic 'obedience experiments' and the originator of the concept of 'six degrees of separation'. Original, thought provoking and fascinating. Milgram was years ahead of his time, and this book should be read by every social scientist who is interested in behaviour beyond the laboratory. Richard Wiseman, author of Quirkology

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070419360
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
01/01/1992
Series:
Mcgraw-Hill Series in Social Psychology
Edition description:
2nd ed
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

PART ONE: THE INDIVIDUAL IN THE CITYCHAPTER 1: The Experience of Living in Cities CHAPTER 2: The Urban Bystander CHAPTER 3: On Maintaining Social Norms CHAPTER 4: Response to Intrusion into Waiting Line CHAPTER 5: The Idea of a Neighborhood CHAPTER 6: The Familiar Stranger CHAPTER 7: A Psychological Map of New York City CHAPTER 8: Psychological Maps of Paris CHAPTER 9: The Vertical City PART TWO: THE INDIVIDUAL AND AUTHORITT CHAPTER 10: Some Conditions of Obedience and Disobedience to Authority CHAPTER 11: Interpreting Obedience: Error and Evidence CHAPTER 12: Ethical Issues in the Study of Obedience CHAPTER 13: Subject Reaction: The Neglected Factor in the Ethics of Experimentation CHAPTER 14: Disobedience in the Sixties PART THREE: THE INDIVIDUAL AND THE GROUP CHAPTER 15: Nationality and Conformity CHAPTER 16: Conformity and Norwegian LIfe CHAPTER 17: Ethics and the Conformity Experiment CHAPTER 18: Group Pressure and Action Against a Person (and more...)

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