Answer the following questions:

 

Discussion Questions:

 

 

What was the purpose of the Stanford Prison Experiment?

 

 

 

Briefly explain what happened over the course of the experiment.

 

 

Do you feel as if this study was ethical? Why?

 

 

What ethical requirements did this study lack? If none, why?

 

 

Do you feel that the risk in this experiment was worth the reward?

 

 

If you could perform this experiment today, what would you do differently to make sure all ethical procedures were followed?