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the scientific study of how people think about, influence, and relate to one another
an integration of biological and social perspectives that explores the neural and psychological bases of social and emotional behaviors
the enduring behaviors, ideas, attitudes, and traditions shared by a large group of people and transmitted from one generation to the next
socially shared beliefs - widely held ideas and values, including our assumptions and cultural ideologies. This helps us make sense of our world
The tendency to exaggerate after learning an outcome, one's ability to have forseen how something turned out, aka the "I knew it all along" phenonenon.
studies that seek clues to cause-effect relationships by manipulating one of more factors (independent variables) while controlling others (holding them constant)
survey procedure in which every person in the population being studied has an equal chance of inclusion
the way a question or an issue is posed; it can influence people's decisions and expressed opinions
the process of assigning participants to the conditions of an experiment such that all persons have the same chance of being in a given condition
in research, an effect by which participants are misinformed or misled about the study's methods or purposes
an ethical principle requiring that research participants be told enough to enable them to choose whether they wish to participate
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