Welcome to the the Big Questions Project of the Applied Social Psychology course at Tilburg University. Here students will post opinion and theory to answer our Big Question! The topic of this blog is Hating the Herd. Students will try to provide answers on whether belonging to the herd is a good thing or not. The other blog can be found here.
People seem to help less when surrounded by others. Scientist found ways to decrease this effect, one of the ways to get people to help is to address them personally. It’s important that we bother because paramedics will fail to accomplish their goal, saving lives, if we allow this aggression to continue.