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The Stanford Prison Experiment

The Stanford Prison Experiment

A website dedicated to the classic social psychology experiment on obedience and conformity conducted at Stanford University. Contains slide show, discussion materials and additional resources.


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Michelle Maus
Michelle Maus (Faculty)
5 years ago
This is an excellent source that describes the Stanford Prison Experiment. Discussion questions are provided for each stage of the experiment highlighted and to summarize to concepts addressed. Both video, pictures, and text is utilized throughout the site. There is a significant amount of additional resources provided further to understand the topic.
Time spent reviewing site: 20 minutes