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PSYC 2040-EXAM 1

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Department
Psychology
Course
PSYC 2040
Professor
All Professors
Semester
Fall

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1CHAPTER1INTRODUCTIONSOCIALPSYCHOLOGYthescientificstudyofhowpeoplethinkaboutinfluenceandrelatetooneanotherTHREEAREASOFSTUDY1SocialThinking2SocialInfluence3SocialRelationRelativelyyoungscienceBIGIDEAS1WeConstructOurSocialRealityWereactdifferentlyBECAUSEWETHINKDIFFERENTLYEx1951PrincetonDartmouthfootballgameObjectiverealityeachsidesaystheOPPOSINGTEAMhadMOREVIOLATIONSthanTHEIRTEAMBeliefaboutothersBeliefaboutourselves2SocialIntuitionsAreOftenPowerfulbutSometimesPerilousINTUITIONtheabilitytounderstandsomethingimmediatelywithoutneedforconsciousreasoninggutreactioninstinctivefeelingIntuitionaffectseverydayfunctioningDualProcessing1consciousdeliberate2unconsciousautomatic3SocialInfluencesShapeOurBehaviorRelationshipspartofbeinghumanPowerofsituationExamplesLocalityEducationSubscriptionCultureEthnicity4PersonalAttitudesDispositionsinnerattitudesaboutspecificsituationsINTERNALFORCESPERSONALITYDISPOSITIONSdifferentpeoplemayreactdifferentlywhilefacingthesamesituation5SocialBehaviorisBiologicallyRootedEVOLUTIONARYPSYCHOLOGYnaturalselectionpredisposesouractionsandreactionsSurvivalmechshavepsychologicaldatingSOCIALNEUROSCIENCEanintegrationofbiologicalandsocialperspectivesthatexplorestheneuralpsychologicalbasesofsocialemotionalbehaviorsWearebiopsychosocialorganisms6SocialPsychologyPrinciplesApplyInEverydayLifeHOWweknowourselvesImplicationsforhumanhealthInfluencingbehaviorsImplicationsforjudicialproceduresEFFECTSOFHUMANVALUESOBVIOUS1Researchtopicschosen2TypesofPeople3ObjectofSocialPsychologicalAnalysisHowvaluesbeliefsattitudesformWhytheychangeHowtheyinfluencevaluesactionsNOTSOOBVIOUSSUBJECTIVEASPECTSCULTUREenduringbehaviorsideasattitudesandtraditionssharedbyalargegroupofpeopleandtransmittedfromonegenerationtothenextSOCIALREPRESENTATIONsociallysharedbeliefswidelyheldideasandvaluesincludingourassumptionsandculturalideologiesACTIVITYactionsperformedPSYCHOLOGICALCONCEPTSCONTAINHIDDENVALUESDefininggoodlifeProfessionaladviceFormingconceptsLABELINGcertainconnotationsgivecertainperceptionsISSOCIALPSYCHOLOGYCOMMONSENSE
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