Create an account
Solomon Asch reported that individuals conformed to a group's judgement of the lengths of lines
even when the group judgment was clearly incorrect
The affectionate attachment that keeps a relationship going after passionate feelings cool is known as
Which theory best explains why our actions can lead us to modify our attitudes?
cognitive dissonance theory
Overgeneralized beliefs abut a group of people that often underlie prejudicial emotions are called
Most people are likely to be suprised by the results of Milgram's intitial obedience experiment becasue
the "teachers" were more obedient than most people would have predicted
Darley and Latane observed that most university students failed to help a person having an epileptic seizure when they thought there were four other witnesses to the emergency. The student's failure to help is best explained in
a diffusion of responsibility
Which of the following persons is most clearly acting aggressively
a child who tries to hit another child with a rock
Philip Zimbardo devised a simulated prison and randomly assigned and randomly assigned college students to serve as prisoners or guards. This experiment best illustrated the impact of
role-playing on attitudes
Alexis believes that all male atheltes are self centered and sexist. Her beleifs are an example of
The mere exposure effect refers to the fact that people
experience increasing attraction to novel stimuli that become more familiar
Most children believe their school is better than other schools in town. This best illustrates
According to Milgram, the most fundamental lesson to be learned from his study of obedience is that
even ordinary people, who are not usually hostile, can become agents of destruction and the desire to be accepted by others is one of the strongest human motives
The tragic murder of Kitty Genovese outside her New York apartment stimulated social-psychological research on
According to social exchange theory, altruistic behavior is guided by
calculations of costs and benefits
The frustration-aggression principle suggests that anger results when
an attempt to achieve some goal is blocked
Please allow access to your computer’s microphone to use Voice Recording.
Having trouble? Click here for help.
We can’t access your microphone!
Click the icon above to update your browser permissions and try again
Reload the page to try again!Reload
Press Cmd-0 to reset your zoom
Press Ctrl-0 to reset your zoom
It looks like your browser might be zoomed in or out. Your browser needs to be zoomed to a normal size to record audio.
Please upgrade Flash or install Chrome
to use Voice Recording.
For more help, see our troubleshooting page.
Your microphone is muted
For help fixing this issue, see this FAQ.
Star this term
You can study starred terms together