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ERIC Number: EJ131873
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1975
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Independence, Conformity, and Civil Liberties: Some Implications from Social Psychological Research
Hollander, Edwin P.
Journal of Social Issues, 31, 2, 55-68, Spr 75
Discusses six impediments to independent expression of opinion: risks of disapproval, lack of perceived alternatives, fear of disrupting the proceedings, absence of shared communication, inability to feel responsibility, and sense of impotence. Asserts that to overcome these impediments, socialization oriented to the critical evaluation of alternatives is necessary. (Author/JM)
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