Chapter 7.1 What is Conformity?

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Peoples behaviours and opinions are influenceed by others - this is called social influence. Conformity refers to the way in which our thoughts and actions are affected by the presence of those around us. this can be both conscious and unconscious.

Consciously we may look to friends for guidance when we are ubsure of how to act. Unconsciously, we may copy how they dress or even mirrir their body language in certain situations.

Reasons as to why we copy…


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