5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- stereotype threat
- Polychronic culture
- a occurs when one is in a situation where there is a threat of being judged or treated stereotypically, or a fear of doing something that would inadvertently confirm that stereotype
- b people comply more often with those in a position of authority
- c Within cross-cultural psychology where behaviour is compared across specific cultures.
- d Characterized by all members of a group having a unanimous opinion, not seeking the alternative or dissenting opinions.
Study: Esser and Lindeorfer (1989)
- e many things happen at once. The focus is more on relationships and interactions. Interruptions are expected, there is little frustration experienced when things are postponed or late.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Looks at behaviours that are culturally specific
- deals with a society's tolerance for uncertainty and ambiguity.
- Emotional distress and pressure that may undermine performance.
- As one variable increases, the other decreases.
i.e.= The higher you go, the colder it gets (height increases, temperature decreases)
- Assume that individuals strive to improve their self image by trying to enhance their self-esteem, based on either personal identity or various social identities.
Explains social phenomena, such as, ethnocentrism, in-group favoritism, stereotyping, conformity to in-group norms.
5 True/False questions
3 Principles → - Social and cultural environment influences individual behaviour.
- Humans are social animals and have the basic need to belong.
- We construct our conceptions of the individual and social self.
Motivation → The observer must be able to remember the behaviour that has been observed from the model.
Dispositional factors → personal (internal) factors
correlational study → external factors
Illusory Correlation → When both variables are affected in the same way.
i.e.= The more you eat, the more you gain weight.