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Unformatted text preview: Marilyn judges her professor's strict class attendance policy to be an indication of his overcontrolling personality rather than a necessity dictated by the limited number of class sessions in a course that meets only once a week. Her judgment best illustrates: a. the mere exposure effect. b. group polarization. c. deindividuation. d. the foot-in-the-door phenomenon. e. the fundamental attribution error. Professor Stewart wrote a very positive letter of recommendation for a student despite having doubts about her competence. Which theory best explains why he subsequently began to develop more favorable attitudes about the student's abilities? A) cognitive dissonance theory B) scapegoat theory C) two-factor theory D) equity theory 2. Bart complied with his friends' request to join them in smashing decorative pumpkins early one Halloween evening....
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This note was uploaded on 03/02/2011 for the course PSYCH 100 taught by Professor Matchock,robert during the Spring '07 term at Penn State.
- Spring '07