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Con­for­mity Bias

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Con­for­mity bias is a ten­dency to be­have similarly to the oth­ers in a group, even if do­ing so goes against your own judg­ment.

Blog posts

See also

Asch’s Con­for­mity Experiment

Eliezer Yudkowsky26 Dec 2007 7:03 UTC
33 points
62 comments4 min readLW link

Asch Con­for­mity Could Ex­plain the Con­junc­tion Fallacy

curi6 Aug 2020 21:46 UTC
6 points
1 comment5 min readLW link

Vari­a­tion on con­for­mity experiment

[deleted]6 Nov 2010 18:24 UTC
20 points
8 comments1 min readLW link

Conformity

Douglas_Reay2 Nov 2012 19:02 UTC
8 points
3 comments1 min readLW link

[Link] Con­test­ing the “Na­ture” Of Con­for­mity: What Mil­gram and Zim­bardo’s Stud­ies Really Show

[deleted]2 Dec 2012 23:45 UTC
10 points
7 comments1 min readLW link

A study in Science on mem­ory conformity

dvasya15 Jul 2011 17:30 UTC
8 points
0 comments1 min readLW link

The File Drawer Effect and Con­for­mity Bias (Elec­tion Edi­tion)

Salemicus8 May 2015 16:51 UTC
31 points
25 comments1 min readLW link

Are mass hal­lu­ci­na­tions a real thing?

Scott Alexander3 Oct 2010 20:15 UTC
14 points
10 comments1 min readLW link

Lonely Dissent

Eliezer Yudkowsky28 Dec 2007 4:23 UTC
59 points
84 comments4 min readLW link

The Unilat­er­al­ist’s “Curse” Is Mostly Good

David Hornbein13 Apr 2020 22:48 UTC
79 points
16 comments2 min readLW link

Why Aca­demic Papers Are A Ter­rible Dis­cus­sion Forum

alyssavance20 Jun 2012 18:15 UTC
31 points
53 comments6 min readLW link

On Ex­press­ing Your Concerns

Eliezer Yudkowsky27 Dec 2007 4:04 UTC
37 points
34 comments3 min readLW link

Asches to Asches

Scott Alexander4 Jun 2014 2:16 UTC
39 points
0 comments9 min readLW link

The Hid­den Ori­gins of Ideas

cleonid28 Mar 2009 2:27 UTC
4 points
7 comments1 min readLW link

Notes on Re­spect-for-Others

David_Gross12 Nov 2020 23:33 UTC
10 points
1 comment10 min readLW link
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