Groupthink falls under the social domain of psychology, which exists because humans are social in nature. Lillienfeld, Lynn, Namy, and Woolf describe social psychology in their book “Psychology: From Inquiry to Understanding” as, “the study of how people influence others’ behavior, beliefs and attitudes.” Groupthink lies within social psychology because it explores how people lose the ability to think critically when in a group situation as defined by Lillienfield, Lynn, Namy, and Woolf . 975 more words
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Los estudios históricos más solventes van dejando claro que sin la posición de los sueños, sin la inteligencia con que se atrajo a la oposición del miedo y sin la firmeza y flexibilidad que demostró en los minutos la persona estudiada mientras… 219 more words
1) Social Understanding And Social Lives
Here’s a link to the book which has just won BPS Book Of The Year award.
We’ve just finished looking at the development of a sense of self and theory of mind in A2 Cognition And Development. 660 more words
First, I want to touch on the Asch conformity study and what it means to criminal justice. Asch conducted a study with six people at a table. 798 more words
Statistically True Situations: 4 out of every 100 Americans are sociopaths, *62.5% of people will obey an authority figure regardless of what they are asked and 36% of people will, who have both conscience and the strength to bear the burden of their actions and will stand-up against authority if they feel the authority figure is wrong. 30 more words