Lecture14_Ch13_Personality_x3

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Unformatted text preview: al comparison – Comparing ourselves to someone who worse than us on a particular trait or ability. ✤ Makes us feel good about ourselves Social Comparison ✤ We also make comparisons b/n who we are today & who we once were ✤ our past selves are rated more nega:vely than our current selves ✤ form of downward comparison Self- Serving Bias ✤ People explain their own behavior in a self- serving manner ✤ We take credit for our successes (personal attribution) & downplay responsibility for our failures (situational attribution)...
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