CH_7 - Chapter 7 Social group- 2+ppl who identify and...

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Chapter 7 Social group- 2+ppl who identify and interact w/one another Charles Cooley-  Primary group- small social group whose members share personal and lasting  relations Ppl who u spend a great deal of time together Engage in activities feel they know each other well 1 st  group experience in life ex| family Ppl in group are unique and irreplaceable Secondary group- large and impersonal social group whose members pursue a  specific goal or activity Opposite of primary group Weak social ties, short term,  no significance Ex| student in college course who only know each other in class  and after class is over they never see each other again Dozens to hundreds of ppl Secondary groups can become primary Group leadership 2 leadership roles Instrumental leadership- group leader that focuses on completion of tasks  (fathers) Expressive leadership- group leadership that focus on the group’s well  being (mothers) 3 leadership styles  Authoritarian- instrumental concerns, person takes charge and demand  group member obey orders  appreciated in crisis situation Democratic- expressive make point in including everyone in decision  making process Laissez-fair – allows group to function on its own  least  effective in promoting group goals Group conformity (fitting in and belonging) Solomon ash Study visual perception Had card w/ a line and ask to match it with a line on anther of the same  size 
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1/3 of subjects had the right answer but followed to those who were  incorrect They made this judgment so avoid discomfort Milgram reaserch Student of aash Teacher and learner Teacher and question and when learner answer wrong he would  shock Every wrong answer they would increase the volts No teacher question this until they reached 300 volts Some ppl went all the way to 450 volts Redid research  but 3 ppl suggest voltage given 2 ppl where  controlled res Resulted that ppl gave out 3-4 time more voltage was given 
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