Sociology group conformity

Using the video, the textbook and your own thoughts, write a brief essay (Approx. 2 to 4 paragraphs) covering all of the following:

What is group conformity? In what ways can group conformity be a poisitive thing? In what ways can group conformity be a negative thing?

Give at least 1 example from the video and at least 1 example from real life (from personal experience or from historical or current events) of situations where different pressures caused people to either be dishonest or stay silent rather than voicing there true opinion, or caused people act in a way that was contrary to there own true beliefs, and what went wrong as a result.

Leave a Reply