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Unformatted text preview: o Fed on schedule o More demanding in toilet training o Expected sons to keep rooms clean o Permitted sons to select clothes and friends o Encouraged to persist at difficult tasks o Praised a lot for accomplishments Low n-ach sons o Cognitive Motives Festinger (1957) Were motivated to reduce cognitive dissonance (mental tension/ disharmony) EXAMPLE: Belief/thought #1: Husband is faithful Belief/thought #2: .found evidence to the contrary EXAMPLE On Test Being Unaware of Our Motives Wife Sister-in-Law Psych Major Psych Major Study in Spain Study in Spain Double Major (Psych & Spanish) Double Major (Psych & Spanish) M.A. in Spanish M.A. in Spanish Teach at Comm. College Teach at Comm. College About 4 years apart...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course PSY 2012 taught by Professor Negy during the Fall '07 term at University of Central Florida.
- Fall '07