Lecture 16 - April 2

Lecture 16 - April 2 - -Sociality motivation o Need for...

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Lecture 16 PSY 257 April 2, 2009 Anthropomorphism Conceptualization of Anthropomorphism 1. Egocentric Anthropomorphism a. Projecting Self b. See animals as similar to themselves 2. Homocentric Anthropomorphism a. Projecting others b. See animals as similar to humans Why do people anthropomorphize?
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Unformatted text preview: -Sociality motivation o Need for affiliation and connection-Effectance motivation o Need understanding, control, and predictability-Elicited Agent Knowledge o Knowledge about self or humans likely to be very accessible...
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This note was uploaded on 12/03/2009 for the course PSY 257 taught by Professor Kwan during the Spring '09 term at Princeton.

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