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Groupthink: Objectives Goal of Groupthink Groupthink defined Assumptions of Groupthink Conditions that promote groupthink Symptoms of groupthink Explanation in groupthink How to prevent groupthink Evaluation of groupthink How does Groupthink define communication? What are Groupthink’s Metatheoretical Assumptions?
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Groupthink Video Be able to explain the following: Definition of Groupthink Definition of Cohesiveness Is cohesiveness good or bad? Conditions that Promote Groupthink Use of examples from the video Symptoms of Groupthink
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Groupthink Irving Janis Victims of Groupthink: A Psychological Study of Foreign-Policy Decisions and Fiascoes. (1972) Groupthink: Psychological Studies of Policy Decisions and Fiascoes. (1982)
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Goal of Groupthink To understand the nature of decision making in small groups Boundary Conditions Decision making or task oriented groups Groups under pressure to make decisions
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This note was uploaded on 01/28/2012 for the course COMM 250 taught by Professor Gaines during the Fall '08 term at Maryland.

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