Twenty-Five Years of Groupthink Theory and Research: Lessons from the Evaluation of a Theory

Organ Behav Hum Decis Process. 1998 Feb;73(2/3):105-15. doi: 10.1006/obhd.1998.2756.


In this paper, we examine the historical development of the groupthink model and discuss recent responses to the body of empirical evidence amassed on the model. We conclude by articulating general lessons implied by the evolution of research on the groupthink model. Copyright 1998 Academic Press.