Other slides in this set

Slide 2

Preview of page 2

Here's a taster:

SOCIAL INFLUENCE…read more

Slide 3

Preview of page 3

Here's a taster:

WHAT IS SOCIAL FACILITATION?
· Tendency to perform better in tasks in the
mere presence of other people than when
alone…read more

Slide 4

Preview of page 4

Here's a taster:

TRIPLETT (1898)
· Cyclists rode faster when racing together
when alone
· Triplett also found that children reeled in a
fishing rod faster when other children were
carrying out the same task, than when alone
· The children were in `co-action' ­
performing in a task with people doing the
same task as you…read more

Slide 5

Preview of page 5

Here's a taster:

ALLPORT (1920)
· College students completed more
multiplication problems more when in co-
action…read more

Slide 6

Preview of page 6

Here's a taster:

DASHIELL (1930)
· Just the presence of an audience could result
in social facilitation…read more

Slide 7

Preview of page 7
Preview of page 7

Slide 8

Preview of page 8
Preview of page 8

Slide 9

Preview of page 9
Preview of page 9

Slide 10

Preview of page 10
Preview of page 10

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Psychology resources:

See all Psychology resources »See all resources »