5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- self-serving bias
- factors affecting selection
- over attribution
- Transaction model
- Communication is governed by rules
- a the tendency to attribute a range of behaviors to a single characteristic of a person.
- b treats communication as a multiway process
- c the tendency to attribute one's successes to internal causes and one's failures to external causes.
- d Explicit rules - rule about behavior that has been clearly articulated.
Implicit rules - rule about behavior that has not been clearly articulated but is nonetheless understood.
- e How unusual or unexpected the stimulus is
Frequency of exposure to stimulus
Intensity of stimulus
5 Multiple choice questions
- believes people's primary responsibility is to their families, companies, and communities..
- the process of categorizing information that has been selected for attention.
- Believes in the basic equality of all people; does not allow any group to acquire too much power
- values traditionally masculine characteristics, such as ambition and achievement
- the process of attending to a stimulus
5 True/False questions
psychological constructs → emphasize people's appearance, causing us to notice objective characteristics such as person's height, age, ethnicity, or body shape, and subjective characteristics such as person's physical attractiveness.
Recency Effect → Our most recent impression of someone affects our perception of that person the most
Recency effect does not necessarily contradict primacy effect. Taken together, they show the importance of the first and the most recent impression.
Action model → treats communication as a two way process.
Attributions have three elements: → are answers to "why" questions: why did something occur?
High power distance culture → Believes in the basic equality of all people; does not allow any group to acquire too much power