Conformity: types and explanations

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  • Types & explanations of conformity
    • Internalisation: public and private agreement with the majority
    • Identification: Complying with a group because we value the groups beliefs
    • Compliance: Publicly agreeing with the majority but holding a different view privately
    • Informational social influence: cognitive process where an individual conforrms in order to be right
    • Normative social influence: individual conforms in order to be liked and accepted


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