Chapter 15 - Social Cognition and Attitudes

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Social Psychology is the study of how the ..., ... and ... of people are ... by the actual, imagined or implied presence of ....
Thoughts, feelings, behaviour, influenced, other people
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Social psychologists employ the ... method - they formulate ... of human behaviour and ... them using a wide range of ...
Scientific, theories, test, empirical methods
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Social psychology has its roots in .... German folk psychology
Late-nineteenth-century
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By the ..., ... had taken the lead and social psychology was a ... of general psychology
1920's, America, branch
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The Second World War gave ... to a focus on ... and ...
Impetus, groups, attitudes
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This was gradually replaced from the ... by a focus on .... and inference in its social context
Mid-1960's, individual cognition
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Contemporary social psychology is very ...., embracing a wide range of emphases on ...., ...., ...., .... and ....
Diverse, social cognition, groups, intergroup relations, close relationships, attitudes
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Social cognition refers to the way we ... and ... the social world and our ... in it
Process, represent, place
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Social cognition is governed by cognitive ..., but it is also ... by our own ...
Parsimony, motivated, goals
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Impressions of people are strongly influenced by ..., ... and ... (... effect)
Central traits, negative information, information that one encounters first, primacy
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