What is Social Psychology - What is "social...

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What is “social psych”? The study of human behavior  and attitudes, and how they are  affected by - and themselves  affect - groups Guided by belief that study of  society enriched by  understanding of the  individual Why society? Why not the  state of nature? “Solitary, poor, nasty, brutish,  and short“ [1651] 
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  A crude  look at  levels of  analysis: Societies, Nations, Cultures Societies, Nations, Cultures Groups, Organizations, Families,  Groups, Organizations, Families,  Networks Networks Individual Behavior, Attitudes,  Individual Behavior, Attitudes,  Beliefs Beliefs The Mind, Cognitions,  The Mind, Cognitions,  Perceptions Perceptions             Neurons    Neurons    Genes Genes   Hormones   Hormones
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Levels of analysis: Person-to-person Group-to-Person Person-to-Group Group-to-Group (and just Person…shhh)
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roles,  roles,  identity,  identity,  power,  power,  status,      status,      influence,   influence,   sexuality,  sexuality,  emotions,  emotions,  conformity,  conformity,  obedience,  obedience,  self-esteem, self-esteem, happiness,  happiness,  stereotypes,  stereotypes,  exchange, exchange, political views, political views, altruism, altruism, automaticity, automaticity, religious beliefs, religious beliefs, aggression,  aggression,  etc.! etc.!
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