20th May 2024

Reply To: “12 Angry Men” (Year 2)

ENGLISH FOR PSYCHOLOGY Forums Social Psychology “12 Angry Men” (Year 2) Reply To: “12 Angry Men” (Year 2)


Yes, you’re right. The courts of law are and were overburdened and the judges, prosecutors and barristers (BrE)/defence counsels (AmE) wanted the jury to deliberate within certain time limits and reach the verdict as soon as possible. It might have been a factor in creating normative social influence for the jurors.