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Prentice Affiliation Chapter 7 8 Group Decision Making
Group Strengths More complete
Increased diversity of
Higher quality of
of Weaknesses More time
Increased pressure to
Domination by one
or a few members
responsibility Group Decision Making
Phenomenon in which the norm for consensus overrides (to set
aside) the realistic appraisal of alternative course of action. a
form of conformity to opinion of majority & not listening to
the minority or unpopular views Group shift
A change in decision risk between the group’s decision
and the individual decision that member within the group
would make; can be either toward conservatism or greater
risk. Symptoms Of The Groupthink
Phenomenon Group members rationalize any resistance to the
assumptions they have made.
assumptions Members apply direct pressures on those w...
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