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Unformatted text preview: Social Psychology (Psy 240) Study Guide Exam 3 This study guide is meant to assist you in studying for the exam and is not meant to be a complete list of topics covered. Thus, use this guide to help you focus your studies, but please also refer to your text and to your class notes for topics that may have been omitted from the study guide. Please note the following chapters from Myers will be included on the exam: Chapters 9, 10, 11, 12 Topics Be familiar with the definition of the terms as well has how to apply the various theories/terms to real-life situations.-stereotypes, prejudice, discrimination (including various types of, and how they are formed)-implicit vs. explicit attitudes/prejudice-social sources of prejudice (inequalities, socialization, authoritarianism, religion, media)-ethnocentricism and authoritarianism-motivational sources of prejudice (realistic conflict theory, social identity theory)-cognitive sources of prejudice (categorization, role of distinctiveness, outgroup homogeneity effect,...
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- Spring '08
- Social Psychology