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social psychology- attribution

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University of Guelph
PSYC 2310
Saba Safdar

January 192012 Social Psychology AttributionWe can never really understand what it is like to be in someone elses shoes or live their lifeAnswering the why question the difficult case of Tania Patricia Hearsto Girl studying with her boyfriend someone rings the bell 3 people enter who beat the boyfriend and abduct the girl After 8 days the father who was very wealthy was requested to distribute food and money to poor people The group that abducted the woman were part of a group that stands up for the poor For 3 months they made demands from the father and held Patricia She then made a statement on the radio saying she wasnt brainwashed tortured hypnotized or anything She said she was given the choice to stay with the people and fight for the freedom of poor people or be released she chose to stay She was later arrested for robbing a bank with the groupy The question at trial was if she was responsible for her actionsy Two variable interpretations is her behavior primarily a function of the situation or is her behaviour primarily a function of person dispositiony She rece
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