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–! We cannot adhere to the norms of communal
and exchange relationship unless we come
into contact with the other person.
–! This approach has little to say about physical
–! We like those with similar attitudes because
the other can best understand us and we can
best understand the other. When you're neighbor asks you to do something, expect
something in return. When your friend gives you $20 for
helping her study, you don't like that - you helped her from the
goodness of your heart. •! A)!
D)! According to Griffitt (1970), participants in the
pleasant room liked the stranger more than
participants who were in the unpleasant room.
This is because:
in the pleasant room, 75% of strangers had
similar attitudes to the participants.
in the pleasant room, participants suppressed
their negative attitudes.
the strangers associated unpleasant feelings
the feelings the participants experienced in the
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This note was uploaded on 11/26/2012 for the course PSYC 2310 taught by Professor Safdar during the Fall '11 term at University of Guelph.
- Fall '11
- Social Psychology