Unformatted text preview: The degree to which the group members coordinate their efforts to achieve group goals 4. Social identity: shared perceptions of group members Part of self-concept comes from group memberships Specific self-conceptions are often shared by members of the same group 5. Goals: at some level, groups exist for a reason unite in pursuit of common aim, may be overt or implicit e.g. have fun, solve problems, create products, etc. readings- other factors groups as living systems advantages of groups groupthink...
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2012 for the course COM 101 taught by Professor Reynolds during the Spring '08 term at SUNY Buffalo.
- Spring '08