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Unformatted text preview: - We feel the need to afFliate with people.- Thematic Apperception Test (TAT) Cognitive Motives- estinger (1957)- Were motivated to reduce cognitive dissonance (mental tension/disharmony)- Examples- Belief/thought 1:- Husband is faithful- Belief/thought 2:- . .found evidence to the contrary.- Example of being unaware of our motives About 4 years apart. Sister kept hearing parents say why dont you do what your sister did she did so good at school. Sister is chasing daddys approval....
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This note was uploaded on 09/21/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY PSY2012 taught by Professor Charlesnegy during the Spring '10 term at University of Central Florida.
- Spring '10