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Unformatted text preview: new city. Then, provide your reasoning on why you chose either John or Donnie as more likely to conform to his new social situation. Reference the factors that influence persuasion and conformity discussed in your text. I think John would be more persuaded by peer pressure. My reasoning is John seems to lack confident in himself. John also seem like he as to be the center of attention. John also seem like he has to be surrounded by friends in order to have any self worth. Whereas Donnie seem to be grounded, confident and Donnie his more focus on his career and getting a degree. Although Donnie do have friends they are not his sole reason for living as with John who seem like he would not be able to function without his friends. Based on things I have seen just from mostly watching television shows the jocks are more likely to be influenced by his or her peers than the student who is more focus on his or her school work and education....
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