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General Psychology Chapter 14: Social Psychology Definition of Social Psychology I. Attributions 1. Attributions a. Types 1. Dispositional 2. Situational b. Errors 1. The Fundamental Attribution Error 2. The Self-Serving Bias I. 2. Attitudes 3. Actions affect our attitudes a. Role playing affects attitudes 1. E.g., Zimbardo’s prison study (1972)
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Unformatted text preview: b. Why our actions affect our attitudes 1. Cognitive Dissonance 2. Festingers study II. Obedience 4. Obedience a. Milgrims Shock Study (Yale) b. Factors related to obedience: III. Altruism- (prosocial behavior) 1. Kitty Genovese (1964) c. Bystander effect d. May be due to Diffusion of responsibility 1...
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This note was uploaded on 12/12/2011 for the course PSYCH 1 taught by Professor Staffm during the Fall '09 term at DeAnza College.

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