democratic style, delegate authority. Builds teamwork, mediates conflict, offers support
motivates others to identify with group and mission. Enabled by a leaders vision and inspiration, exert significant influence
Wright (2003) suggested that the Internet is an effective means to rally like-minded people and mobilize lethal consequences, such as recruiting individuals for terror organizations. Which concept in social psychology best explains this trend?
he relationship between self-consciousness and deindividuation is
Students who join extracurricular groups on campus tend to find their attitudes regarding the groups' purpose increase if they stay in the group. This is an example of
According to your text, people in _______ cultures exhibit less social loafing than people in _______ cultures.
The concern for how others are evaluating us is called
Sam has a tendency to contribute little effort to group assignments, as he thinks others will be sure to pick up the slack in an effort to get a good grade. This is an example of
The fact that active participation in discussion produces more polarization is best explained by
informational influence processes.
All of the below are needed for "groupthink" to occur EXCEPT
members being well-informed regarding the issues.
The tendency for people to perform simple or well-learned tasks better when others are present is the original meaning of
the social facilitation effect.
Initial research on risk taking found that group discussion leads to
more risk than the average individual would take
When people experience a loss of self-awareness as well as evaluation apprehension, they are in a state of
Which of the following does NOT strengthen the group minority influence?
"Mindguards" protect group leaders from
Which of the following is a comment you are LEAST likely to hear being made within a group characterized by groupthink?
"Let's weigh all the alternatives carefully before we proceed."
Ingham (1974) found that when blindfolded participants thought they were pulling a tug of war with other participants, they _______ than when they thought they were pulling alone.