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Syallbus: grade posting 1 week after exam - only 4 exams go toward final grade - phone on silent - social psychology separates false myths from the fundamental truths about human nature . Self regulation Self control- will power Trouble in impulse control Causes of failure Limited resource, waivering commitment Marshmellow kid One marshmellow scored worse - Review of obstacles to successful self-reg Limited resource…remember the early experiments. Using self-control makes it harder to exert control later Easily distracted. Can only focus on one thing at a time. Cues in the environment and distract us. Small failures can make people question their commitment and abandon a goal completely. What the heck effect. Results of taste test- gave up already blew diet Self esteem Threaten self-esteem and give people the chance to affiliate with people from different cultures (e.g., cultures that are different from American or Western culture). Christians Jewish people or atheists, Americans Arabs
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2011 for the course CLT 3370 taught by Professor Eaverly during the Spring '06 term at University of Florida.

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