Jenny Diski: Doing what we’re told, 18 November 2004
Show More The Man who Shocked the World: The Life and Legacy of Stanley Milgram by Thomas Blass.
Basic Books, 360 pp., £19.99, June 2004, 0 7382 0399 8Show More
“... left it to complain, the greater the pressure to rationalise. Two examples of dissent are given in Thomas Blass’s book. One man puts his foot down at 135 volts: EXPERIMENTER: The experiment requires that you go on, teacher. Go on, please. SUBJECT: But if you don’t mind, I’d like to see him myself before I do go on. EXPERIMENTER: . . . It’s ...”