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Unformatted text preview: Males are quicker to answer to masculine adjectives than female adjectives Effects of schemas on future behavior (Ruvolo and Markus) Participants were asked to imagine themselves being a) successful at work b) lucky at work c) failing at work despite clear effort d) failing because of bad luck Then they worked a test that measured persistence Temporally extended self: Possible Selves-Mental representation of possible future selves- What you might become-What you are afraid of becoming Introspection- when do we do it? When people report focusing on themselves, they report lower levels of happiness...
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- Fall '09