Lecture on Social Exchange Theory
A story about a girl he was obsessed with in college named Karen. She
was athletic and hot and her boyfriend was funny and hot too. What
could make them split up? He desperately wanted to date her. After a
while the guy d
Lecture Notes on Expectations
Background idea is status
Social good or prestige is not something that you can give yourself.
Only something only other people can give you
Compliance in groups. Trying to get something done
These are TASK GROUPS
Lecture Notes on Language
1: A man whose going hunting, and he has a rifle. He starts 100 meters
due south of a bear. Turns and faces due south 100 meters in a straight
line. Turns due east 100 meters. Then turns 100 meters due north.
Aims due nor
Lecture Notes on Sherif and Zimbardo
Standford Prison Experiment
Built an actual jail in the school.
Some are assigned to be guards, others are
Social roles and social conditions are enough to make a regular person
into a criminal.
Like in Attica
Lecture Notes on Breaching Experiments
What is a breaching experiment?
Fish to water, human to culture
Some stage with people and preacher asked people people who have a
condition to step forward so they can heal. People are in the mosh pit
Lecture Notes on Garfinkel Experiments
Homophile: we tend to surround ourselves with people that are more
Behavior is constrained by expectations and guide our behavior.
In the background controlling our behavior
Getting rid of this idea t