Flashcards in OBM Chapter 6 (Study For Final) Deck (20):
The environment causes the behavior
What factor is Low Consensus
Someone's thoughts and personality caused the behavior
What factor is Low Distinctiveness?
Only one person does the behavior
Behavior that happens rarely
What factor is High Consensus?
What factor is High Distinctiveness?
Fundamental Attribution Error
When only internal factors are considered
Externally Caused Behaviors
Situation forced the person to behave in this way
Judging people based on the cause of their actions
How your personal characteristics influence how you view things
Everybody does the behavior
How does Context / Situation influence perception?
Muslim employees reported more discrimination after 9/11
A person that behaves the same in every situation
What is an example of an internally caused behavior?
Someone who only does a behavior in a specific situation
Internally Caused Behavior
The person can control their own behavior
What is an example of an externally caused behavior?