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MCMASTERPSYCH 3CD3Jennifer OstovichWinter

PSYCH 3CD3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Dr. Martens, Likert Scale, Spreading Activation

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When we go into an interaction with an out-group we can either be having a good day or a bad day or neutral state. Merely being in an interaction w/ so
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3CD3Jennifer OstovichWinter

PSYCH 3CD3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Hanging Judge, Price Drop, Relative Deprivation

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30 Apr 2015
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February 23rd 2015: when your group status is threatened is when we are most likely to see prejudice. If you feel you might lose your positive distinct
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3CD3Jennifer OstovichWinter

PSYCH 3CD3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Social Identity Theory, Henri Tajfel

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30 Apr 2015
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Our identity is made up of two components. Social identity - how the group we belong to are doing compared to other groups. both contribute to our self
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3CD3Jennifer OstovichWinter

PSYCH 3CD3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Stereotype Threat, Stage Fright, Claude Steele

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30 Apr 2015
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3CD3Jennifer OstovichWinter

PSYCH 3CD3 Lecture 6: Stereotyping Va Stereotyping Accuracy

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30 Apr 2015
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It is very useful to know what is about to happen you. If stereotypes were useful in that way it would explain why people use them. If a stereotype is
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3CD3Jennifer OstovichWinter

PSYCH 3CD3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Classical Conditioning, Stereotype, Automatic Differentiation

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30 Apr 2015
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Automatic differentiation between us and them us = the groups we belong to, them = the groups we do not belong to. Anything can be an in group is whate
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3CD3Jennifer OstovichWinter

PSYCH 3CD3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Multiple Choice, The Instructor, Psych

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30 Apr 2015
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Closed body language, failed eye contact etc. are all everyday uses of prejudice. Less everyday = targeting the jewish in the holocaust, rwanda, and sl
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3CD3Jennifer OstovichWinter

PSYCH 3CD3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Illusory Correlation, Hattie Mcdaniel, 8 Seconds

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30 Apr 2015
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Fill it with information - a. k. a mostly stereotype information. Comes from parents (trust the info they give us - who got it from their parents), thr
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3CD3Jennifer OstovichWinter

PSYCH 3CD3 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Minority Group, Social Emotions, Erving Goffman

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30 Apr 2015
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MCMASTERSOCSCI 2O03Geraldine VorosWinter

SOCSCI 2O03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Grocery Store, Readwrite, Frontal Lobe

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30 Apr 2015
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Teddy roosevelt- refused to shoot a bear because it was across state boundaries. Endorsed, people bought the bear to promote conservation, and it becam
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MCMASTERSOCPSY 2K03Anna JanzenWinter

SOCPSY 2K03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Psych, Attractive Nuisance Doctrine, Institute For Operations Research And The Management Sciences

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30 Apr 2015
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MCMASTERSOCPSY 2K03Anna JanzenWinter

SOCPSY 2K03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 16-17: Five Ws, Polysemy, Commonsense Reasoning

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30 Apr 2015
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Five w"s (basis of news reports: who (does the reporting, what (gets reported, where (does the issue get reported, why (does the issue get reported, wh
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MCMASTERPSYCH 2C03Jennifer OstovichFall

PSYCH 2C03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Condom, Cognitive Dissonance, Alcoholic Drink

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8 Apr 2015
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Chapter 6: attitudes and attitude change (excl. pgs 163-174) Attitude: an evaluation of a person, object or idea. Although attitudes have affective, co
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MCMASTERSOCSCI 2J03William MageeFall

SOCSCI 2J03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2-5: Squared Deviations From The Mean, Standard Deviation, Standard Score

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8 Apr 2015
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Describing distributions with numbers ( numbers = numerical values of statistics) Sum the values (xi"s) and divide by the number of values (n, also kno
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MCMASTERPSYCH 2C03Jennifer OstovichFall

PSYCH 2C03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Gender Role, Psych, Reduced Affect Display

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8 Apr 2015
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Prosocial behaviour: any act performed with the goal of benefiting another person. Altruism: the desire to help others, even if it involves a cost to t
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MCMASTERPSYCH 2C03Jennifer OstovichFall

PSYCH 2C03 Chapter 3 & 5: Chapters 3 and 5.docx

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8 Apr 2015
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Social cognition: the way people think about themselves and the social world- how they select, interpret, remember social info to make judgements & dec
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MCMASTERPSYCH 2C03Jennifer OstovichFall

PSYCH 2C03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Interpersonal Attraction, Caudate Nucleus, Physical Attractiveness

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8 Apr 2015
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One of the simplest determinants of interpersonal attraction is proximity. Propinquity effect: the finding that the more we see and interact with peopl
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MCMASTERPSYCH 2C03Jennifer OstovichFall

PSYCH 2C03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Fritz Heider, Physical Attractiveness, Neuron

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8 Apr 2015
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MCMASTERPSYCH 2C03Jennifer OstovichFall

PSYCH 2C03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Amygdala, Chemical Substance, Pole And Polar

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8 Apr 2015
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Aggression is intentional behaviour aimed at causing either physical or psychological pain. Whether or not this succeeds in its goal, it is aggression.
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MCMASTERPSYCH 2C03Jennifer OstovichFall

PSYCH 2C03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Walter Lippmann, Implicit-Association Test, Henri Tajfel

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8 Apr 2015
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Flows from minority groups to majority groups and vice versa. Any group can be a target of stereotyping & prejudice. Stereotypes are more likely to be
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MCMASTERSOCPSY 2K03Anna JanzenWinter

SOCPSY 2K03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: External Validity, Internal Validity, Experiment

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8 Apr 2015
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Research design: a broad structure that guides the collection & analysis of data. Nomothetic explanations: supposed to apply to humanity in general, no
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MCMASTERPSYCH 2C03Jennifer OstovichFall

PSYCH 2C03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Social Proof, Normative Social Influence, Somalia Affair

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8 Apr 2015
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Conformity: a change in behaviour as a result of the real or imagined influence of other people. The tendency to conform to the behaviour of others is
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MCMASTERPSYCH 2C03Jennifer OstovichFall

PSYCH 2C03 Chapter 1: Chapter 1 Textbook Notes Psych.docx

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8 Apr 2015
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MCMASTERSOCPSY 2K03Anna JanzenWinter

SOCPSY 2K03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Informal Social Control, Semi-Structured Interview, George Herbert Mead

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7 Apr 2015
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