Conformity: A Social Contextual Analysis

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A final conclusion that the previous researchers failed to address is that conformity is a social construct and cross cultural differences should be addressed when speaking on conformity. Se Hyung Ho (Konkuk University) performed a study testing how the cultural norms of an individual affect their tendency to conform to the group. Ho performed a study that included American men and women and Indian men and women, for his study Ho provided each subject a questionnaire containing situations that would either promote or discourage conformity. Ho gave one sample, of both American and Indian men and women, a questionnaire that provided a persuasive argument for each situation while the other sample received a questionnaire without a persuasive
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