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Unformatted text preview: -we normally wouldnt ask strangers for important advice-asked jackie to come up to give him the finger again - 2 key differences 1) all alone 2) cant look to other ppl to share the blame diffusion of responsibility - for any given act u can engage in, the more ppl who engage in the act, the more it seems like the responsibility is divided makes us less fearful of the repercussions of what we do cuz it seems like less of the blame is given to us-this is a key part of social psych-conscientious objectors?-all BS - lieberman has done this at least 15 times and 99% of ppl have given him the finger but these last 2 times he taught the class, he wore a suit - the ONLY difference-that one thing will play a causal role-we will see how we are wrong - all part of how the human species tends to work-we happen to be wrong a lot of the times...
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This note was uploaded on 07/12/2011 for the course PSYCH 135 taught by Professor Lieberman during the Fall '08 term at UCLA.
- Fall '08
- Social Psychology