Robber’s Cave Experiment – 1954
22 boys are sent to a summer camp. The experimenters wanted to see how much conflict they could start resulting in fistfights, looting & arson.
The Third Wave
A class project where a fascist methodology was taken in the classroom. Students became malevolent. After 4 days it was seen to be out of control & stopped.
Broken Toy Experiment
Children were given a ‘special’ toy, rigged to break. When it did the examiner would say ‘Oh my’ & stare at the child. Done to explore guilt, it traumatized several children.