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Groups and  Organizations Groups are more than the sum of the  individuals who compose them Have an identity separate from  members Synergistic outcomes
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A Group Is NOT : » An aggregate…people in the  same place at the same time. » A category…people who share  a certain demographic feature  or status.
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Characteristics of a  Group Collectivity of people with » Shared interests » Interaction » Identity - sense of membership » Structure - agreed upon statuses,  roles, norms
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Important Subject to  Study   » Shape individual’s sense of  identity » Key to understanding much of  human behavior » Mechanism for action
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Primary Group Marriage partners, close friends 1. Permanent relationship 2. Intimate face to face interaction 3. Ties of affection 4. Multifaceted relationship 5. Non-task oriented
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Secondary Group » Limited face to face interactions » Non-permanent » Ties of exchange, not affection » Goal oriented - instrumental » Limited relationship » Involves only one aspect of a person.lop k jo  hubuibugy yguygu
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Ingroup    Outgroup Ingroups characterized by » Sense of belonging » Exclusiveness » Outgroups --- the others » Boundary maintenance mechanisms » Language, entrance rituals, symbols of  membership, shared experiences
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