This was investigated by Piliavin (1969) on the New York subway. An actor fell over on the train, 2 observers measured who, if anyone, helped.
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Happy Friday! Hope everyone had a brilliant week. Here’s some feel good stories to get your weekend off to a good start.
Third grade teacher Jane Elliot wanted to show her class what it felt like to experience discrimination after the assassination of Martin Luther King in 1968.
Happy Friday! Here’s some happy news to start your weekend with a smile.
David Rosenhan conducted a famous experiment where mentally healthy individuals presented at mental hospitals saying they were hearing voices.
Happy Friday all! Here are this week’s feel good news stories to get your weekend started.
Harlow & Harlow studied this with their infamous study using Rhesus monkeys. Baby monkeys were taken from their mothers & placed in a cage with two ‘surrogate mothers’ made of wire.
Happy Friday everyone! Here’s this weeks round up of good news stories to start your weekend with a smile.
Konrad Lorenz studied the attachment behaviour of geese by splitting a clutch of eggs into two. Half were left to hatch with their mother & the other half were kept in an incubator & saw Lorenz as the first moving object when they hatched.
Is aggression a behaviour that’s learnt or an instinct that’s innate? This was the question posed by Albert Bandura in a series of experiments called the Bobo Doll studies.