Moscovici - Minority of Influence

A form of social influence, takes place when a member of a small group influences a bigger group to accept the minority's beliefes or behaviours
Minority influence
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Real life example of a minority influencing a majority
Suffragette movement
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A series of studies studying if and how individuals yielded to or defied a majority group and the effect of such influences on beliefs and opinions
Conformity studies
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A small group of people within a community differing from the main populations opinions
Minority
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A large group of people within a community having the same opinions
Majority
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The action or fact of complying with a wish or command
Compliance
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The process of changing or causing something to change from one form to another
Conversion
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Real life example of a minority influencing a majority

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Suffragette movement

Card 3

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A series of studies studying if and how individuals yielded to or defied a majority group and the effect of such influences on beliefs and opinions

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Card 4

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A small group of people within a community differing from the main populations opinions

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Card 5

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A large group of people within a community having the same opinions

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