The experiment was conducted in 1961 by a man named Albert Bandura

  • The test was created to prove that social behavior and reasons people get ideas they feel the need to act upon can be acquired by observation and imitation for example this can include visual aspects, virtual or physical.

  • The experiment involved a group children watching a clip of a individual beating up a clown toy and then releasing the children in a room with the same toy and see if they would repeat what the person did within the video clip.

  • Once the children saw the doll they proceeded to attack it and act in an aggressive manner.