The Social Psychology of Obedience Towards Authority

  title={The Social Psychology of Obedience Towards Authority},
  author={Dariusz Doliński and Tomasz Grzyb},

Applying persuasive messages to reduce public outdoor smoking: A pseudo-randomized controlled trial.

Having observed smokers' behavior in vivo, this study provides substantial evidence for the impact of persuasive strategies on outdoor smoking and should be used to protect non-smokers from second-hand smoke by increasing the use of designated smoking areas, leave to another place to smoke, or not smoke at all.

Multiple Feet-in-the-Door and Obedience

Abstract Gilbert’s hypothesis regarding the possible effect of the feet-in-the-door procedure on obedience to an authority figure in Milgram’s paradigm was tested in the course of two studies.