A scene from “The Stanford Prison Experiment,” a new movie inspired by the famous but widely misunderstood study.
The Stanford Prison Experiment: History’s Most Controversial Psychology Study Turns 40
The Stanford Prison Experiment: History’s Most Controversial Psychology Study Turns 40 by Maria Popova Insights on identity and the aberrations of authority from the most notorious psychology experiment of all time.
Milgram experiment | The Milgram experiment on obedience to authority figures was a series of social psychology experiments conducted by Yale University psychologist Stanley Milgram, which measured the willingness of study participants to obey an authority figure who instructed them to perform acts that conflicted with their personal conscience. || Employee Testing and Selection > Basic Testing Concepts > Validity > Construct Validity
'IT'S NOT WORTH IT': Ad exec's brutal rant before he died of cancer is absolutely chilling
Countless late nights and weekends, holidays, birthdays, school recitals and anniversary dinners were willingly sacrificed at the altar of some intangible but infinitely worthy higher cause. It would all be worth it in the long run… This was the con. Convincing myself that there was nowhere I’d rather be was just a coping mechanism. I can see that now. It wasn't really important. Or of any consequence at all really. How could it be.
Study Notes: Early Schools of Thought: Structuralism and Functionalism
Wilhelm Wundt #Father #Psychology
Freud's Structural Model of the Psyche. Not to fear! Many theorists have Filtered Freud and what we have now in psychoanalysis is much different from the rigid view of the "Father of Psychoanalysis."