Unformatted text preview: nistan which has major tribes historically at war with each other • Before Karzai became leader, the leadership that had control over the country was the Taliban
(fundamentalist religious Muslims). The US invaded and pushed Taliban out into the fringes...
someone else has to be leader. When the US had invaded they were aware they needed someone
to be potential leader for the country - needed to install someone as "leader" • The Taliban knew the US would try to install Karzai or the other guy - killed the ﬁrst guy and tried
to kill Karzai. Rumsfeld admitted the marines had gone into save the "leader" • Karzai told ppl he 'escaped' didn't say he was 'extracted' ... Stage 1: Leader Emergence
(1) Social context defines ingroup
prototypical position (position is
ppl vary in prototypicality those most prototyp most likely to be endorsed (2) People within the group vary in terms of
(3) The most prototypical individual is most
likely to emerge as leader • prototypicality becomes extremism when you have sharp conﬂict between groups (ex. how
conservative is conservative?) •...
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- Spring '08