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- Created on: 30-12-18 19:47
Types Of Conformity
Internalisation: A deep type of conformity where we take on the majority view because we accept it as correct.
Identification: A moderate type of conformity where we act in the same way with the group because we value it and want to be apart of it.
Compliance: A superficial type of conformity also temporary, where we outwardly go along with the majority view, but privately disagree with it.
Explanations for Conformity
Informational Social Influence (ISI): An explanantion of conformity that says we agree with the opinion of the majority because we believe it is correct. We accept it because we want to be correct as well. - This mainly leads to internalisation.
It is likely to occur in situations that are new to a person