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UTSGPSY220H1Jason PlaksSummer

Textbook Notes for Chapter 10 (aggression)

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27 Jun 2011
79
Aggressionphysical or verbal behaviour intended to cause harm. Excludes unintentional harm and actions which may involve pain as an unavoidable side e
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UTSGPSY220H1Jason PlaksSummer

PSY220H1 Chapter Notes -Abu Ghraib Torture And Prisoner Abuse, Muzafer Sherif, Somalia Affair

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25 Jun 2011
75
People as social animals: the social origins of thought & behaviour. Conformity a change in behaviour or belief to accord with others. Compliancepubli
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UTSGPSY220H1Jason PlaksSummer

Textbook notes for chapter 4

OC18187 Page
27 Jun 2011
34
Attitude a favourable or unfavourable evaluative reaction toward something or someone. Exhibited in one"s beliefs, feelings or intended behaviour. Dan
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UTSGPSY220H1Jason PlaksSummer

Summary of Chapter 11 (Attraction) , Also added Plaks' lecture stuff (only the stuff he mentioned)

OC181812 Page
29 Jun 2011
33
Need to belonga motivation to bond with others in relationships that provide ongoing, positive interactions. Being ostracized (excluded or ignored) ac
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UTSGPSY220H1Jason PlaksSummer

Textbook Notes for Chapter 2

OC18189 Page
25 Jun 2011
37
Social surroundings shape how we think about ourselves. Eg. if you"re a female in a group of males, you will be acutely aware of your gender. Self-inte
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UTSGPSY220H1Jason PlaksWinter

PSY220H1 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Pluralistic Ignorance, Charismatic Authority, Life Insurance

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26 Apr 2017
0
Group two or more people who, for longer than a few moments, interact with and influence one another and perceive one another as us (they must be inter
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UTSGPSY220H1Jason PlaksWinter

PSY220H1 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Social Proof, Shoplifting, Definable Set

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26 Apr 2017
0
Altruism a motive to increase another"s welfare without conscious regard for one"s self- interests. Social-exchange theory the theory that human intera
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UTSGPSY220H1Jason PlaksWinter

PSY220H1 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Social Proof, Jaywalking, Dental Floss

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26 Apr 2017
0
In western cultures, conformity is seen as bad (submission, compliance) and in eastern cultures conformity is seen as good (tolerance, maturity) Confor
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UTSGPSY220H1Jason PlaksWinter

PSY220H1 Chapter Notes - Chapter 11: Social Forces, Upper Class

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26 Apr 2017
0
Prejudice a negative prejudgment about a person just because they belong to a group (essentially a negative attitude) Stereotypes beliefs about the per
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UTSGPSY220H1Jason PlaksWinter

PSY220H1 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Eugenius Warming, Fidel Castro, Fundamental Attribution Error

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26 Apr 2017
0
Our judgments of people depend on how we explain their behaviour. Misattribution more likely when men are in positions of power (subordinate woman is b
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UTSGPSY220H1Jason PlaksWinter

PSY220H1 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6 - 11: Heredity, Pained, Intern Academy

OC41266649 Page
24 Feb 2015
37
What is conformity: conformity = good or bad, western culture: conformity leans on the bad side, north american and european describe conformity with n
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UTSGPSY220H1Jason PlaksWinter

PSY220H1 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Illusory Correlation, Counterfactual Thinking, Visual Cortex

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26 Apr 2017
0
Preconceptions guide how we perceive and interpret information. Priming activating particular associations in memory e: tell people to complete sentenc
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