Psych340 Test 1 Notes
What Is Social Psychology?
It is the scientific examination of how people think about, influence, and
relate to one another. It is the examination of everyday human behavior.
IT IS A SCIENCE
WE DONT STUDY ABNORMAL BEHAVI
Aggression and Intergroup Conflict (ONLINE)
Video: Killing Screens and Influences on Aggression
Conformity and Obedience (ONLINE)
What is a Social Norm?
o Expectations about what Behavior, Thoug
Psychology 340 Lecture Notes
Movie lecture 2/2/2017
Constructing Social reality
Objective reality in social behaviors: ask what their situation, and what her situation differs from
o Blue and brown eyes in class: learn about discrimina
CHAPTER 6: Conformity & Obedience (online)
Conformity: is the tendency to align your attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors with
those around you.
group pressure. It is overall term for acting differently due to the influence of
others (EX: using