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Summary of an Ian Parker Article

Summary: Summarizes the article "Obedience" by Ian Parker, an author who critiques the Milgram Experiments. Addresses the ethical issues of the Milgram experiments.
In the article "Obedience", Ian Parker points out that the Milgram Experiment was the most reviled experiment in the history of social psychology. Parker focuses on Milgram's past, as well as some of his work ethics while also focusing on both the immediate and the long-term reaction to Milgram's experiments among both the public, and Milgram's professional colleagues. Parker also has commentary from a couple Professors who commented on the work of Stanley Milgram.

Parker described that Milgram was struggling to place his findings in a proper scientific context. After making sense of the Holocaust, he then always placed his experiments in a scientific context. Milgram was often compared to an Adolf Eichmann. In 1963, Milgram published his first paper on the obedience studies and placed Eichmann's name in the first paragraph, giving the paper a place in a pivotal contemporary debate.

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