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ERIC Number: EJ289288
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983
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Counseling Psychology: The Impact of Authority and Peer Pressure as Training Variables.
Ritenour, J. V.; And Others
Journal of Clinical Psychology, v39 n4 p633-36 Jul 1983
Assessed the effects of peer and authority social pressure on evaluative responses of 44 graduate students in counseling. Subjects were assigned randomly to three research groups. Results indicated that both pressure conditions produced significantly greater distortion (conformity) than controls. Authority pressure was not significantly more potent in eliciting conformance. (JAC)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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