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
- MarkUs, Schemas- cognitive generalizations, self Gender Schemas