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- That behaves like an agent, assuming no responsibility for actions or their consequences, only following the orders of someone in authority.
- (psychology, by extension, of a psychological state of a person) that obeys authority (introduced in Milgram's theory).
- Most individuals can be easily triggered to enter, and be comfortable in the agentic state.
that behaves like an agent
concept in Milgram's theory