Emergent Properties – Blao

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Social Exchange Theories Emergent Properties – Blao Argued human beings, fundamentally, are not rats in mazes Elaborated on Homan’s work Emergent properties – things that emerge from human behavior Delayed gratification Think about the notion of the future What people do in the present has low reward, high cost because a brighter future lies ahead College
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Unformatted text preview: Study now – good job/paid later Unpaid internship Hard work – experience for future job Reinforcement history When we do things that are unpredicted from our past experiences Engaging in behaviors to make another happy Require a taste for food the other likes (Chinese food) Interest in sports or favorite teams A spouse converting to a religion...
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This note was uploaded on 02/24/2012 for the course COM 336 taught by Professor Larrynadler during the Winter '12 term at Miami University.

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