A famous sociological study
A famous sociological study is The Stanford Prison Study conducted by Philip Zimbardo in the early 1970s.
- Using the library, find and read the Standford Prison Study. Pay special attention to the outcome of the experiment.
- Discuss with your classmates how Zimbardo’s findings apply to similar, real-life events happening today. Be sure to find and present examples of the concepts introduced in the experiment in your discussion.