Groupthink is more likely to occur: If the group lacks a strong directive leader.In highly cohesive groups.When groups have systematic decision-making procedures.In low-stress situations.
Following group discussion, group decisions tend to _____ the positions of the individuals comprising the group.
Patty Cake is leading a task force on drug problems in high schools. She asks members to think of as many solutions as they can, but also to postpone commenting on any proposal until later. Patty is making use of:
The tendency for the presence of other people to increase performance on easy tasks and impair performance on difficult tasks is known as: