Social influence and its relation with obedience to authority

In 1961, three months after the start of the trial of German Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann. Stanley Milgram began an experiment. He want an answer to a popular question at that time: “Could it be that Eichmann and his million accomplices in the Holocaust were just following orders?” The shocking nature of authority was revealed.


Source: Khan Academy

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