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Unformatted text preview: applied broadly, and there are some contemporary papers about that approach on the "links" page. BIOGRAPHICAL . Click on the top few entries on the Kurt Lewin Links page, and review the beginning of the first article on Lewin in the class reader. SOME CENTRAL IDEAS: An interest in intergroup conflict , and in conflict between individual and group wishes. We always exist in relation to a social context . Gestalt ideas can be applied to understanding our place in our social and environmental situation. We are culturally taught how to see, look, and act . Changing these is in a real sense changing the perceived culture within which we life. Change can be carried out in ways that respects and humanizes our opponents as well as ourselves. If carried out in violent, dehumanizing ways, it is self-defeating....
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This note was uploaded on 11/17/2011 for the course PSY PSY2012 taught by Professor Scheff during the Fall '09 term at Broward College.
- Fall '09