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Social Psychology: Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Theory
What are the two categories of scienti…
What are the four perspectives of Soci…
the scientific study of how people's thoughts, feelings, and…
Scientific explanation that connects and organizes existing o…
descriptive and explanation
sociocultural, evolutionary, social learning, and social cogn…
Social Psychology
the scientific study of how people's thoughts, feelings, and…
Theory
Scientific explanation that connects and organizes existing o…
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Chapter 1: Introducing Social Psychology
Social Psychology
social influence
Fundamental Attribution Error
Behaviorism
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
The effect that the words, actions or mere presence of other…
The tendency to overestimate the extent to which people's beh…
A school of psychology maintaining that to understand human b…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
social influence
The effect that the words, actions or mere presence of other…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Social Influence
Individual Differences
Fundamental Attribution Error
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
The effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
The aspects of people's personalities that make them differen…
The tendency to overestimate the extent to which people's beh…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
Social Influence
The effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Social Influence
Individual Differences
Sociology
study of the way in which people's thoughts, feeling and beha…
effect the words, actions, or mere presence of other people h…
aspects of people's personalities that make them different fr…
More focused on the study of groups rather than individuals
Social Psychology
study of the way in which people's thoughts, feeling and beha…
Social Influence
effect the words, actions, or mere presence of other people h…
Chapter 1 - Introducing Social Psychology
Social Psychology
Social Neuroscience
Hindsight Bias
Fact
scientific study of why and how people think, feel, and behav…
how do brain, mind, and behavior function together as one sys…
("I knew it all along" phenomenon)... We invoke common sense aft…
agreed-upon statements about what we observe
Social Psychology
scientific study of why and how people think, feel, and behav…
Social Neuroscience
how do brain, mind, and behavior function together as one sys…
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Social Psychology: Chapter 1- Introduction to Social Psychology
Social Psychology
Construal
Individual Differences
Fundamental Attribution Error
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
The way in which people perceive, comprehend and interpret th…
The aspects of people's personality that makes them different…
The tendency to overestimate the extent to which people's beh…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
Construal
The way in which people perceive, comprehend and interpret th…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Social Psychology
ABC of Psychology
First study (social facilitation effec…
1st theme of social psychology
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
A - Affect: feelings/emotions... B - Behavior: how we interact a…
Norman Triplett
Behavior is strongly influenced by the environment
Social Psychology
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
ABC of Psychology
A - Affect: feelings/emotions... B - Behavior: how we interact a…
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Chapter 1: Social psychology
social psychology
evolutionary psychology
social neuroscience
multicultural perspective
the scientific field that seeks to understand the nature and…
a new branch of psychology that seeks to investigate the pote…
an area of research in social psychology that seeks knowledge…
a focus on understanding the cultural and the ethnic factors…
social psychology
the scientific field that seeks to understand the nature and…
evolutionary psychology
a new branch of psychology that seeks to investigate the pote…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Social Neuroscience
Culture
Social Representations
science that studies the influences of our situations, with s…
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
science that studies the influences of our situations, with s…
Social Neuroscience
An interdisciplinary field that explores the neural bases of…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
social psychology
sociocultural perspective
Application of social psychology:
1st step of the scientific method
scientific field that seeks to understand the nature and caus…
increased recognition of cultural factors and diversity
Research findings can be used to solve real-life problems
Proposal of a hypothesis (testable prediction)
social psychology
scientific field that seeks to understand the nature and caus…
sociocultural perspective
increased recognition of cultural factors and diversity
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Social Psychology - Chapter 1
Correlation Method
Debriefing
Deception
Dependent Variable
a tendency for one event to be associated with changes in the…
procedures at the conclusion of a research session in which p…
a technique whereby researchers withold information about the…
the variable that is measured in an experiment
Correlation Method
a tendency for one event to be associated with changes in the…
Debriefing
procedures at the conclusion of a research session in which p…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
social psychology
social influence
fundamental attribution error
behaviorism
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
The effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
The tendency to overestimate the ... extent to which people's be…
A school of psychology ... maintaining that to understand ... human…
social psychology
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
social influence
The effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
social psychology
scientific social psychology can be di…
four major perspectives (families of t…
Edward Alsworth Ross
scientific study of how people's thoughts, feelings, and beha…
1. description... 2. explanation
1. sociocultural... 2.evolutionary... 3. social learning... 4. social…
wrote the first textbook about social psychology in 1908.
social psychology
scientific study of how people's thoughts, feelings, and beha…
scientific social psychology can be di…
1. description... 2. explanation
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Social Psychology [Chapter 1]
What is social psychology?
Construals
social influence
Why are speculations often wrong?
"psychology of everyday life"... the scientific study of the wa…
different ways that people might interpret, perceive and unde…
deliberate attempts at changing a persons thoughts, feelings,…
because they are often oversimplified and people tend to unde…
What is social psychology?
"psychology of everyday life"... the scientific study of the wa…
Construals
different ways that people might interpret, perceive and unde…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Social Psychology 3 Main Questions
Does our social behavior depend more o…
Would people be cruel if ordered?
The scientific study of how people think about, influence, an…
1. Does our social behavior depend more on the objective situ…
Social Beliefs can be self-fulfilling. Happily married people…
How did Nazi Germany conceive and implement the slaughter of…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of how people think about, influence, an…
Social Psychology 3 Main Questions
1. Does our social behavior depend more on the objective situ…
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Chapter 1 Social Psychology
Field research
Two major advantages of experimental r…
major advantages of correlation studie…
An experiment
research in everyday situations while controlled in the natur…
Casual relationships can be inferred... Random assignment is po…
includes the use of important variables in a real world-setting
should have experimental realism... should follow ethical guidel…
Field research
research in everyday situations while controlled in the natur…
Two major advantages of experimental r…
Casual relationships can be inferred... Random assignment is po…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Define Social Psychology.
What is social influence?
Why is social influence of interest to…
How do social psychologists go about f…
the scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
the effect that the words, actions, or presence of others inf…
It is much more than attempts to change someone else's behavi…
social psychologist attempt to look at these questions scient…
Define Social Psychology.
the scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
What is social influence?
the effect that the words, actions, or presence of others inf…
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Social psychology chapter 1
Social psychology
Social influance
Individual Differences
Fundamental attribution Error
The scientific study of the way in which peoples thoughts, fe…
The effect that the words, action, or mere presence of other…
The aspects of peoples personalities that make them different…
The tendency to overestimate the extent to which peoples beha…
Social psychology
The scientific study of the way in which peoples thoughts, fe…
Social influance
The effect that the words, action, or mere presence of other…
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Introducing Social Psychology (chapter 1)
Social Psychology
Social Influence
Individual Differences
Fundamental Attribution Error
the scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
the effect that the words, actions or mere presence of other…
the aspects of people's personalities that make them differen…
the tendency to overestimate the extent to which people's beh…
Social Psychology
the scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
Social Influence
the effect that the words, actions or mere presence of other…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Dispositions
Fundamental Attribution Error
Channel Factors
The scientific study of the feelings, thoughts, and behaviors…
Internal factors such as beliefs, values, personality traits,…
The failure to recognize the importance of situational influe…
Certain situational circumstances that appear unimportant on…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of the feelings, thoughts, and behaviors…
Dispositions
Internal factors such as beliefs, values, personality traits,…
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Chapter 1: Social Psychology
Correlation method
Deception
Debriefing
Dependent Variable
2 or more variables systematically observed to determine whet…
researchers withhold information about the purposes or proced…
Participants are given full information on the nature of the…
Variable being measured in experiment
Correlation method
2 or more variables systematically observed to determine whet…
Deception
researchers withhold information about the purposes or proced…
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Social Psychology Chapter1
Social Psychology
Social Psychology Seeks to Understand…
Evolutionary Psychology
3 Components of Evolution
The scientific field that seeks to understand the nature and…
1. The actions and characteristics of others... 2. Cognitive pro…
Investigates the potential role of genetic factors in various…
1. Variation in a species (organisms vary in many ways)... 2. In…
Social Psychology
The scientific field that seeks to understand the nature and…
Social Psychology Seeks to Understand…
1. The actions and characteristics of others... 2. Cognitive pro…
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Social Psychology Chapter 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…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Adaptations
Archival method
Case study
Confound
Characteristics that are well designed for survival and repro…
Examination of systematic data origi- nally collected for oth…
An intensive examination of an individual or group
A variable that systematically changes along with the indepen…
Adaptations
Characteristics that are well designed for survival and repro…
Archival method
Examination of systematic data origi- nally collected for oth…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
social psychology
Milgram Study
mundane realism
experimental realism
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
supports how as a society we have thoroughly absorbed the les…
degree to which an experiment is superficially similar to eve…
degree to which an experiment absorbs and involves its partic…
social psychology
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
Milgram Study
supports how as a society we have thoroughly absorbed the les…
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Chapter 1: Social Psychology
social psychology
sociology
social thinking
dual processing
-a science that studies the influences of our situations with…
the study of people in groups & society
-we construct our social reality (b/c of our social perspecti…
we know more than we know we know
social psychology
-a science that studies the influences of our situations with…
sociology
the study of people in groups & society
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Hindsight Bias
Social Psychology
Fundamental Attribution Error
Channel Factor
The tendency to see events that have already occurred as more…
The scientific study of the feelings, thoughts, and behaviors…
The failure to recognize the importance of situational influe…
Certain situation circumstances that appear unimportant on th…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to see events that have already occurred as more…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of the feelings, thoughts, and behaviors…
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Chapter 1 - Intro to Social Psychology
Social Psychology
Dispositions
Fundamental attribution error
Channel factors
The scientific study of feelings, thoughts, and behaviours of…
Internal factors such as beliefs, values, personality traits,…
The failure to recognize the importance of situational influe…
Situational circumstances that appear unimportant on the surf…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of feelings, thoughts, and behaviours of…
Dispositions
Internal factors such as beliefs, values, personality traits,…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Social Influence
Social Psychology
Construal
Individual Differences
The effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
The way in which people perceive, comprehend, and interpret t…
The aspects of people's personalities that make them differen…
Social Influence
The effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Affect
Attitude
Behavioral Measure
Collectivism
The feelings we experience as part of our everyday lives.
Knowledge that includes primarily a liking or disliking of a…
A measure designed to directly measure and individual's actions
Cultural norms, common in eastern countries, that indicate th…
Affect
The feelings we experience as part of our everyday lives.
Attitude
Knowledge that includes primarily a liking or disliking of a…
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Chapter 1 Social Psychology
Evolutionary Psychology
Relationships
Systematic Observation
Survey Method
A new branch of psychology that seeks to investigate the pote…
Our social ties with other people ranging from casual acquain…
A method of research where behavior is systematically observe…
A method of research where a large number of people answer qu…
Evolutionary Psychology
A new branch of psychology that seeks to investigate the pote…
Relationships
Our social ties with other people ranging from casual acquain…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Social Influence
Individual Differences
Fundamental Attribution Error
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
The effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
Aspects of peoples personalities that make them different fro…
The tendency to overestimate the extent to which people's beh…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
Social Influence
The effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
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Social Psychology - Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Social Influence
Individual Differences
Fundamental Attribution Error
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
The effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
The aspects of people's personalities that make them differen…
The tendency to explain our own and other people's behavior e…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
Social Influence
The effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
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Chapter 1: Intro to Social Psychology
Social Psychology
Social Influence
Individual Differences
Fundamental Attribution Error
-defined as the scientific study of the way that the thoughts…
Forces in the social sphere that cause us to behave a certain…
Used by personality psychologists to try and answer questions…
The tendency to explain our own and other people's behaviors…
Social Psychology
-defined as the scientific study of the way that the thoughts…
Social Influence
Forces in the social sphere that cause us to behave a certain…
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social psychology chapter 1
Components of Social Psychology
Classical Period
Triplett
the Zashunk solution
a. Psychology... b. Sociology... c. Cultural Anthropology
a. 1880 - 1920 ... i. 1897/98: Triplett... ii. 1913: Ringleman (sta…
Classical Period- 1897/98... credited with having published the…
depending on the nature of the activity a crowd will have a n…
Components of Social Psychology
a. Psychology... b. Sociology... c. Cultural Anthropology
Classical Period
a. 1880 - 1920 ... i. 1897/98: Triplett... ii. 1913: Ringleman (sta…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
channel factors
construal
dispositions
fundamental attribution error
certain situational circumstances that appear unimportant on…
People's interpenetrations and inference about the stimuli or…
Internal factors such as beliefs, values, personality traits,…
faliure to recognize the importance of situational influences…
channel factors
certain situational circumstances that appear unimportant on…
construal
People's interpenetrations and inference about the stimuli or…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Social Influence
Individual Differences
Sociology
study of the way in which people's thoughts, feeling and beha…
effect the words, actions, or mere presence of other people h…
aspects of people's personalities that make them different fr…
More focused on the study of groups rather than individuals
Social Psychology
study of the way in which people's thoughts, feeling and beha…
Social Influence
effect the words, actions, or mere presence of other people h…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
social psychology
science refers to two things:
accuracy
objectivity
seeks to understand the nature and causes of individual behav…
set of values and several methods that can be used to study a…
a commitment to gathering and evaluating information about th…
a commitment to obtaining and evaluating information in a man…
social psychology
seeks to understand the nature and causes of individual behav…
science refers to two things:
set of values and several methods that can be used to study a…
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Social Psychology Chapter 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 names 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 names of…
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Social Psychology Chapter 1
social psychology
social influence
fundamental attribution error
behaviorism
the scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
the effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
the tendency to overestimate the extent to which people's beh…
a school of psychology maintaining that to understand human b…
social psychology
the scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
social influence
the effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
9 terms
Social Psychology Chapter 1
social psychology
social influence
individual differences
fundamental attribution error
the scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
the effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
the aspect of people's personalities that make them different…
the tendency to overestimate the extent to which people's beh…
social psychology
the scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
social influence
the effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
9 terms
Social Psychology Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Social Influence
Individual Differences
Fundamental Attribution Error
the scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
the effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
the aspects of people's personalities that make them differen…
the tendency to overestimate the extent to which people's beh…
Social Psychology
the scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
Social Influence
the effect that the words, actions, or mere presence of other…
14 terms
Social Psychology Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Disposition
Fundamental attribution error
Channel Factors
The scientific study of the feelings, thoughts, and behaviors…
Internal factors such as beliefs, values, personality traits…
The failure to recognize the important of situation influence…
Situational circumstances that appear unimportant on the surf…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of the feelings, thoughts, and behaviors…
Disposition
Internal factors such as beliefs, values, personality traits…
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Chapter 1 Social Psychology
Social Psychology
Construal
Folk Wisdom
Naive Realism
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
The way in which people perceive, comprehend, and interpret t…
What journalists, novelists and social critics have to say ab…
The perception that we all view things as they really are
Social Psychology
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
Construal
The way in which people perceive, comprehend, and interpret t…
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social psychology chapter 1
Applied research in social psychology
Basic research in social psychology
Confederate
Confirmation bias
the use of the ideas of social psychology to address issues i…
the fundamental ideas behind behavior and cognitive processes.
an individual who is part of the research team and is placed…
the tendency to notice information that confirms one's belief…
Applied research in social psychology
the use of the ideas of social psychology to address issues i…
Basic research in social psychology
the fundamental ideas behind behavior and cognitive processes.
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Social Psychology - Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Interactionist Perspective
Social Cognition
Social Neuroscience
The scientific study of how individuals think, feels, and beh…
An emphasis on how both an individual's personality and envir…
The study of how people perceive, remember, and interpret inf…
The study of the relationship between neural and social proce…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of how individuals think, feels, and beh…
Interactionist Perspective
An emphasis on how both an individual's personality and envir…
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Social Psychology Chapter 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 raditions share…
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…
Chapter 1: Social Psychology
What is Social Psychology?
What are the goals of Social Psychology?
Good and Evil
Free Will
a science that studies the influences of our situations , wit…
- Resolve Philosophical Issues... - Understand and Solve Social…
- What is human nature?... - What produces "saints" and "sinners"?
- Determinism and Predictability... - Personal Responsibility
What is Social Psychology?
a science that studies the influences of our situations , wit…
What are the goals of Social Psychology?
- Resolve Philosophical Issues... - Understand and Solve Social…
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Social Psychology chapter 1
Evolutionary psychology
Mirror neurons
Multicultural perspective
Systematic observation
The new bridge is ecology that seeks to investigate the role…
Neurons in the brain that are activated during the observatio…
A focus on understanding the cultural and ethnic factors that…
A method of research in which behavior is systematically obse…
Evolutionary psychology
The new bridge is ecology that seeks to investigate the role…
Mirror neurons
Neurons in the brain that are activated during the observatio…
11 terms
Social Psychology Chapter 1
Social Psychology
Social Influence
Individual differences
Sociology
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
The effect that the words actions or mere presence of other p…
The aspects of people's personalities that makes them differe…
The study of groups, organizations, and societies, rather tha…
Social Psychology
The scientific study of the way in which people's thoughts, f…
Social Influence
The effect that the words actions or mere presence of other p…
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