Chapter 6. Social Conventions

  1. Donald Laming

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773383.ch6

Understanding Human Motivation: What Makes People Tick?

Understanding Human Motivation: What Makes People Tick?

How to Cite

Laming, D. (2004) Social Conventions, in Understanding Human Motivation: What Makes People Tick?, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773383.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631219828

Online ISBN: 9780470773383

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Keywords:

  • narratives;
  • storyteller;
  • social life;
  • conversation analysis;
  • vantage points

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Milgram's Experiments

  • Social Conventions

  • Understanding Milgram's Results

  • The Stanford County Prison Experiment