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55 terms
Social Psychology Myers Psych
Phillip Zimbardo
Solomon Asch
Stanley Milgram
Social psychology
Prison experiment... Took on roles.. Had to stop after 6 days
Developed line test for conformity... 33% conformed
Teacher and learner shock experiment... Testing influence of…
Studies how we think about, influence and relate to one another
Phillip Zimbardo
Prison experiment... Took on roles.. Had to stop after 6 days
Solomon Asch
Developed line test for conformity... 33% conformed
35 terms
Myers AP Psych Unit 14 Social Psychology
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
central route persuasion
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
The tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
occurs when interested people focus on the arguments and resp…
social psychology
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
64 terms
Myers Psychology Prologue and Ch. 16 (social psych)
structuralism
functionalism
behaviorism
humanistic psychology
Definition: an early school of psychology that used introspec…
Definition: a school of psychology focused on how our mental…
Definition: view that psychology should be an objective scien…
Definition: historically significant perspecitve that emphasi…
structuralism
Definition: an early school of psychology that used introspec…
functionalism
Definition: a school of psychology focused on how our mental…
35 terms
social psychology ch 18 ap psych myers
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we tend to give a causal explanation for some…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
a belief and feeling that predisposes one to respond in a par…
social psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
the theory that we tend to give a causal explanation for some…
18 terms
chapter 15: social psychology Myers AP Psych
Social Psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we tend to give a casual explanation for some…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
A belief of feeling the predisposes one to respond in a parti…
Social Psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
the theory that we tend to give a casual explanation for some…
35 terms
Myers AP Psych Unit 14 Social Psychology
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
central route persuasion
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
The tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
occurs when interested people focus on the arguments and resp…
social psychology
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
35 terms
social psychology ch 18 ap psych myers
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we tend to give a causal explanation for some…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
a belief and feeling that predisposes one to respond in a par…
social psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
the theory that we tend to give a causal explanation for some…
43 terms
Social Psych Myers Ap Psychology Words
Attitude
attribution theory
Cognitive Dissonance Theroy
foot-in-the-door phenomenon
feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
the theory that we act to reduce the discomfort (dissonance)…
the tendency for people who have first agreed to a small requ…
Attitude
feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us…
attribution theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
Myers' AP Psych Unit 14: Social Psychology
Social Psychology
Attribution theory
Fundamental attribution error
Attitude
Scientific study of how we think about, influence, and relate…
Theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting either…
Overestimating the influence of personality and underestimati…
Feelings that predispose us to respond in a particular way to…
Social Psychology
Scientific study of how we think about, influence, and relate…
Attribution theory
Theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting either…
64 terms
Myers Psychology Prologue and Ch. 16 (social psych)
structuralism
functionalism
behaviorism
humanistic psychology
Definition: an early school of psychology that used introspec…
Definition: a school of psychology focused on how our mental…
Definition: view that psychology should be an objective scien…
Definition: historically significant perspecitve that emphasi…
structuralism
Definition: an early school of psychology that used introspec…
functionalism
Definition: a school of psychology focused on how our mental…
29 terms
AP Psych Myers Ch. 18: Social Psychology
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings often based on our beliefs, which predispose us to r…
social psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
66 terms
AP Psychology myers book - Social Psych
Social Cognition
Social Influence
Social Behavior
Attribution Theory
How we think about people.
How we influence people.
How we relate to each other.
Attributions are out of tendency to explain behavior, often b…
Social Cognition
How we think about people.
Social Influence
How we influence people.
25 terms
Myers AP Psych Unit 14 Social Psychology
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
central route persuasion
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
The tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
occurs when interested people focus on the arguments and resp…
social psychology
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
35 terms
social psychology ch 18 ap psych myers
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we tend to give a causal explanation for some…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
a belief and feeling that predisposes one to respond in a par…
social psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
the theory that we tend to give a causal explanation for some…
16 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 8
group
co-actors
social facilitation
evaluation apprehension
two or more people who, for longer than a few moments, intera…
co-participants working individually on a noncompetitive acti…
(1) Original meaning: the tendency of people to perform simpl…
concern for how others are evaluating us
group
two or more people who, for longer than a few moments, intera…
co-actors
co-participants working individually on a noncompetitive acti…
9 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 6
conformity
compliance
obedience
acceptance
a change in behavior or belief as the result of real or imagi…
conformity that involves publicly acting in accord with an im…
acting in accord with a direct order or command
conformity that involves both acting and believing in accord…
conformity
a change in behavior or belief as the result of real or imagi…
compliance
conformity that involves publicly acting in accord with an im…
12 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 10
aggression
hostile aggression
instrumental aggression
instinctive behavior
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone
aggression that springs from anger; its goal is to injure
aggression that aims to injure, but only as a means to some o…
an innate, unlearned behavior pattern exhibited by all member…
aggression
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone
hostile aggression
aggression that springs from anger; its goal is to injure
22 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 9
prejudice
stereotype
discrimination
racism
a preconceived negative judgement of a group and its individu…
a belief about the personal attributes of a group of people;…
unjustified negative behavior toward a group or its members
(1) An individual's prejudicial attitudes and discriminatory…
prejudice
a preconceived negative judgement of a group and its individu…
stereotype
a belief about the personal attributes of a group of people;…
13 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 7
persuasion
central route to persuasion
peripheral route to persuasion
credibility
the process by which a message induces change in beliefs, att…
occurs when interested people focus on the arguments and resp…
occurs when people are influenced by incidental cues, such as…
believability (this allows the communicator to be perceived a…
persuasion
the process by which a message induces change in beliefs, att…
central route to persuasion
occurs when interested people focus on the arguments and resp…
23 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 3
priming
embodied cognition
belief perseverance
misinformation effect
activating particular associations in memory
the mutual influence of bodily sensations on cognitive prefer…
persistence of one's initial conceptions, such as when the ba…
incorporating "misinformation" into one's memory of the event…
priming
activating particular associations in memory
embodied cognition
the mutual influence of bodily sensations on cognitive prefer…
46 terms
Social Psychology Vocabulary (Myers)
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
central route persuasion
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us…
attitude change path in which interested people focus on the…
attribution theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
fundamental attribution error
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
21 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 1
social psychology
social neuroscience
culture
social representations
the scientific study of how people think about, influence, an…
an interdisciplinary field that explores the neural bases of…
the enduring behaviors, ideas, attitudes, and traditions shar…
a society's widely held ideas and values, including assumptio…
social psychology
the scientific study of how people think about, influence, an…
social neuroscience
an interdisciplinary field that explores the neural bases of…
114 terms
Exploring Social Psychology -Myers
Prejudice
Stereotype
Discrimination
Types of Decrimination
A preconceived negative judgment of a group and its individua…
A generalized belief about a group of people
An unjustified negative or harmful action toward a member of…
three total:... 1) Interpersonal/Individual... 2) Institutional... 3)…
Prejudice
A preconceived negative judgment of a group and its individua…
Stereotype
A generalized belief about a group of people
28 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 2
spotlight effect
illusion of transparency
self-concept
self-schema
the belief that others are paying more attention to our behav…
the illusion that our concealed emotions leak out and can be…
what we know and believe about ourselves
beliefs about self that organize guide the processing of self…
spotlight effect
the belief that others are paying more attention to our behav…
illusion of transparency
the illusion that our concealed emotions leak out and can be…
5 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 14
clinical psychology
depressive realism
explanatory style
behavioral medicine
the study, assessment, and treatment of people with psycholog…
the tendency of mildly depressed people to make accurate rath…
one's habitual way of explaining life events. a negative, pes…
an interdisciplinary field that integrates and applies behavi…
clinical psychology
the study, assessment, and treatment of people with psycholog…
depressive realism
the tendency of mildly depressed people to make accurate rath…
162 terms
Social Psychology Final (Myers)
Social Psychology
Social Neuroscience
Culture
Social Representations
the scientific study of how people think about, influence, an…
an interdisciplinary field that explores the neural bases of…
the enduring behaviors, ideas, attitudes, and traditions shar…
a society's widely held ideas and values, including assumptio…
Social Psychology
the scientific study of how people think about, influence, an…
Social Neuroscience
an interdisciplinary field that explores the neural bases of…
19 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 6
conformity
compliance
obedience
acceptance
a change in behavior or belief as the result of real or imagi…
conformity that involves publicly acting in accord with an im…
acting in accord with a direct order or command
conformity that involves both acting and believing in accord…
conformity
a change in behavior or belief as the result of real or imagi…
compliance
conformity that involves publicly acting in accord with an im…
13 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 7
persuasion
central route to persuasion
peripheral route to persuasion
credibility
the process by which a message induces change in beliefs, att…
occurs when interested people focus on the arguments and resp…
occurs when people are influenced by incidental cues, such as…
believability (this allows the communicator to be perceived a…
persuasion
the process by which a message induces change in beliefs, att…
central route to persuasion
occurs when interested people focus on the arguments and resp…
17 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 11
need to belong
proximity
mere-exposure effect
matching phenomenon
a motivation to bond with others in relationships that provid…
geographical nearness. This (more precisely, "functional dist…
the tendency for novel stimuli to be liked more or rated more…
the tendency for men and women to choose as partners those wh…
need to belong
a motivation to bond with others in relationships that provid…
proximity
geographical nearness. This (more precisely, "functional dist…
19 terms
Social Psychology, Myers, Chp. 8
group
social facilitation
social loafing
free riders
two or more people who, for longer than a few moments, intera…
1) original meaning: the tendency of people to perform simple…
the tendency for people to exert less effort when they pool t…
people who benefit from the group but give little in return
group
two or more people who, for longer than a few moments, intera…
social facilitation
1) original meaning: the tendency of people to perform simple…
12 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 4
attitude
implicit association test (IAT)
role
foot-in-the-door-phenomenon
a favorable or unfavorable evaluative reaction toward somethi…
a computer-driven assessment of implicit attitudes. the test…
a set of norms that defines how people in a given social posi…
the tendency for people who have first agreed to a small requ…
attitude
a favorable or unfavorable evaluative reaction toward somethi…
implicit association test (IAT)
a computer-driven assessment of implicit attitudes. the test…
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Myers Social Psychology Chapter 7
Primacy Effects
Persuasion
Recency Effects
Central Route of Persuasion
Other things being equal, infomation presented first usually…
Process by which a message induces change in belief, attitude…
Information presented last sometimes has the most influence
Focusing on the argument. It occurs when interested people fo…
Primacy Effects
Other things being equal, infomation presented first usually…
Persuasion
Process by which a message induces change in belief, attitude…
13 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 13
conflict
peace
social trap
Tragedy of the Commons
a perceived incompatibility of actions or goals
a condition marked by low levels of hostility and aggression…
a situation in which the conflicting parties, by each rationa…
This social dilemma describes when individuals consume more t…
conflict
a perceived incompatibility of actions or goals
peace
a condition marked by low levels of hostility and aggression…
43 terms
Myers Chapter 16: Social Psychology
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings often based on our beliefs, which predispose us to r…
social psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
11 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 5
natural selection
evolutionary psychology
culture
norms
the evolutionary process by which heritable traits that best…
the study of the evolution of cognition and behavior using pr…
the enduring behaviors, ideas, attitudes, and traditions shar…
standards for accepted and expected behavior. Norms prescribe…
natural selection
the evolutionary process by which heritable traits that best…
evolutionary psychology
the study of the evolution of cognition and behavior using pr…
33 terms
myers social psychology chapter 6
Compliance
Obedience
Conformity
Acceptance
Conformity that involves publicly acting in accord with an im…
Acting in accord with a direct order or command
A change in behavior or belief as the result of real or imagi…
Acting and believing in accord with social pressure
Compliance
Conformity that involves publicly acting in accord with an im…
Obedience
Acting in accord with a direct order or command
12 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 12
altruism
social-exchange theory
egoism
reciprocity norm
a motive to increase another's welfare without conscious rega…
the theory that human interactions are transactions that aim…
a motive (supposedly underlying all behavior) to increase one…
an expectation that people will help, not hurt, those who hav…
altruism
a motive to increase another's welfare without conscious rega…
social-exchange theory
the theory that human interactions are transactions that aim…
9 terms
AP Myers Vol. 1 Psychology Social Psych page 642-649
Social Psychologist
Attribution Error
Fundamental Attribution Error
Attitudes
Explore how we think, influence, and relate to one another.
People attribute others behavior to their internal dispositio…
Overestimating the influence of a personality and underestima…
Feelings, often influenced by our beliefs.
Social Psychologist
Explore how we think, influence, and relate to one another.
Attribution Error
People attribute others behavior to their internal dispositio…
35 terms
Social Psychology (Myers 7e in Modules)
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
scientific study of how we think about, influence, and relate…
suggests how we explain someone's behavior - by crediting eit…
tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior, to…
feelings, often based on our beliefs, that predispose us to r…
social psychology
scientific study of how we think about, influence, and relate…
attribution theory
suggests how we explain someone's behavior - by crediting eit…
38 terms
Chapter 18 Myers Social Psychology
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings often based on our beliefs, which predispose us to r…
social psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
60 terms
Social Psychology Myers
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the branch of psychology that studies persons and their relat…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
a relatively enduring evaluation of a person or thing; doesn'…
social psychology
the branch of psychology that studies persons and their relat…
attribution theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
47 terms
Myers' AP Psych Social Psych
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
The theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
The tendency for observers, when analyzing others' behavior,…
Feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us…
social psychology
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
The theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
47 terms
Myers AP Psychology Unit 14, Social Psychology
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing others' behavior,…
feelings, often influenced by our beliefs, that predispose us…
social psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
9 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 6
conformity
compliance
obedience
acceptance
a change in behavior or belief as the result of real or imagi…
conformity that involves publicly acting in accord with an im…
acting in accord with a direct order or command
conformity that involves both acting and believing in accord…
conformity
a change in behavior or belief as the result of real or imagi…
compliance
conformity that involves publicly acting in accord with an im…
12 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 10
aggression
hostile aggression
instrumental aggression
instinctive behavior
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone
aggression that springs from anger; its goal is to injure
aggression that aims to injure, but only as a means to some o…
an innate, unlearned behavior pattern exhibited by all member…
aggression
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone
hostile aggression
aggression that springs from anger; its goal is to injure
12 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 5
natural selection
evolutionary psychology
culture
norms
the evolutionary process by which heritable traits that best…
the study of the evolution of cognition and behavior using pr…
the enduring behaviors, ideas, attitudes, and traditions shar…
standards for accepted and expected behavior. Norms prescribe…
natural selection
the evolutionary process by which heritable traits that best…
evolutionary psychology
the study of the evolution of cognition and behavior using pr…
17 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 11
need to belong
proximity
mere-exposure effect
matching phenomenon
a motivation to bond with others in relationships that provid…
geographical nearness. This (more precisely, "functional dist…
the tendency for novel stimuli to be liked more or rated more…
the tendency for men and women to choose as partners those wh…
need to belong
a motivation to bond with others in relationships that provid…
proximity
geographical nearness. This (more precisely, "functional dist…
28 terms
Social Psychology (Myers) Ch 2
spotlight effect
illusion of transparency
self-concept
self-schema
the belief that others are paying more attention to our behav…
the illusion that our concealed emotions leak out and can be…
what we know and believe about ourselves
beliefs about self that organize guide the processing of self…
spotlight effect
the belief that others are paying more attention to our behav…
illusion of transparency
the illusion that our concealed emotions leak out and can be…
18 terms
myers social psychology chapter 11
need to belong
proximity
mere-exposure effect
matching phenomenon
a motivation to bond with others in relationships that provid…
geographical nearness, more precisely functional distance pow…
the tendency for novel stimuli to be liked more or rated more…
the tendency for men and women to choose as partners those wh…
need to belong
a motivation to bond with others in relationships that provid…
proximity
geographical nearness, more precisely functional distance pow…
22 terms
Myers Social Psychology: Chapter 9
prejudice
stereotype
discrimination
racism
a preconceived negative judgement of a group and its individu…
a belief about the personal attributes of a group of people.…
unjustified negative behavior toward a group or its members
Discrimination directed toward a particular racial group or o…
prejudice
a preconceived negative judgement of a group and its individu…
stereotype
a belief about the personal attributes of a group of people.…
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