Flashcards in Chapter 12 Deck (17):
What is Ana affective component?
How you feel about the person object idea
What is a behavioral component?
How you act towards the person object idea
What is the cognitive component?
What you believe about the characteristics of the person object idea
What is cognitive dissonance?
The tension we experience when our attitudes and behaviors don't match....smoking....eating bad
What is personal attribution?
We assign the cause of the behavior to something within a individual such as his or her personal beliefs and motivation
What is situational attribution
When we assign the cause of the beahavior to something outside the individual context or Other people
What is the fundamental attribution error?
Error in which we tend to make personal attributions then situational attributions when obrserbing others behavior
What is a self serving bias?
We accept our success of personal cherschteristics and losses due to situational variable
What is a self fulfilling prophecy?
Situations where the expectation of an even increase the likely hood of the even occurring
What are social norms?
Rules and expectations of the group concerning the behavior of individual members
What are social roles?
Expected behavior of individuals with certain characteristics in a social group
What is the bystander effect?
Tendency for the likeleyjood of receiving help to decrease as the umber of people witnessing increases
What is prejudice?
A stron positive or negative atttiude towards a group of people
What is a stereotype?
The overgenetilzed characteristics that we assign to all members of a perceived group
What is a in group?
People we perceive as similar to us
What are out groups?
People we perceive to be differentp then us