WeekOne_Introducing Social Psychology - Introducing Social...

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Introducing Social PsychologyChapter 1January 8th, 2013Social PsychologyLives connected to each other.We crave each other's company, we are social animals.Need each other to function.Social psychology tries to understand the threads that connect us.Why do we think about people, why do we want to understand others and their behaviours, why do we explainmotivations? Social psychology tries to explain that.
What Is Social Psychology?
Use scientific method to study human behaviour.Based on individuals - different from sociology.Study the real or imagined influence on us.What Is Science?Methodology.The approach in examining a topic.A field must adopt a set of values and methods to be considered a scientific field.

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