Inference another way we go beyond (elaborate on, use) information. Inferring other properties, characteristics of target. Where do inferences come from? Cognitive structures the knowledge, beliefs and expectancies stored in memory, r
Thursday, October 15 Psyc 138, Fall 2009
What kind of information grabs attention?
What are the consequences?
The self Others Groups
Once the information gets in, what do we do with it?
Tuesday, October 13 Psyc 138, Fall 2009
Information processing model
External of Perceiver
Def: The process of entering info
Unconscious Processing of Social Information
Unconscious processing this is social psychology? Freuds theory of the unconscious; two different theories. Topographical Model; Conscious Preconscious Unconscious.
Structural Model; Thr
PSYCHOLOGY 138: SOCIAL COGNITION Fall Quarter, 2009
David L. Hamilton Office: Psychology East 3819 Office hours: Wednesday, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. Other times by appointment Email: [email protected]
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Encoding entering information into cognitive system Attention Interpretation Elaboration going beyond the information Evaluation and judgment Inference Attribution Representation storing new knowledge Retrieval using stored knowledge
Anticipating the Future
How the mind works processing & using information to guide perception & behavior. Understanding the past aids in understanding the present, preparing for future. Anticipating the future looking beyond the present. How d
Understanding the Past
Everything so far how we deal with information at the moment. Time dimension in information processing looking back, looking ahead. Retrieval memory for the past. Reconstructive memory misremembering, selectively remembe
Representation and Retrieval
Reviewing the framework Information processing sequence Encoding entering information into cognitive system Attention Interpretation Elaboration going beyond the information Evaluation and judgment Inference Attrib
Dispositional inferences going from act (behavior) to disposition. Sometimes we wonder Why did (s)he do that? Explaining someones behavior the attribution process. Attribution - another way of elaborating on (going beyond; using) av
EVALUATION AND JUDGMENT
Reviewing the framework
Information processing sequence Encoding entering information into cognitive system Attention Interpretation Elaboration going beyond the information Evaluation and judgment Inference Attribution Representa