Chapter 6 - Chapter 6: Conformity Conformity Examples. Good...

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Chapter 6: Conformity Conformity Examples… Good vs. bad?
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Chapter 6: Conformity Forms of conformity Compliance Obedience Acceptance/Conversion
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Chapter 6: Conformity Research demonstrating conformity Sherif (1935) study of norm formation Autokinetic effect Norm formation
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Chapter 6: Conformity
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Chapter 6: Conformity Asch’s (1951) line experiment 75% of participants conformed at least once! Study variations: Arriving late Written responses
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Chapter 6: Conformity Why do we conform? Normative social influence External pressure Internal pressure Informational social influence Interpersonal social influence
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Chapter 6: Conformity Factors predicting conformity Group cohesiveness In-group vs. out-group Group size
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Chapter 6: Conformity Factors predicting conformity, cont. Gender Presence of social support Status Public response Prior commitment
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Chapter 6: Conformity Common tactics used to gain compliance
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This note was uploaded on 06/11/2008 for the course PSYCH 240 taught by Professor Devenport during the Spring '08 term at Western Washington.

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Chapter 6 - Chapter 6: Conformity Conformity Examples. Good...

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