What happens when experiments are misplanned: the story of Stanford Prison Experiment

March 27, 2015

Giovanni Viviani

Ethical standards are an important requirement in the planning of any experiment. But the modern standards haven't been around for so long, and the ethic of experiments used to be based only on the morality of the researchers. Let's see what happens when this morality is lacking with the story of one of the most criticized experiment in history.