Psychology - Social influence

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Conformity
Yielding to group pressure and following the majority to fit in
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Normative
Conforming due to wanting to fit in and have the approval of others
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Informational
Conforming because we want to be right - unsure; look at others
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Obedience
Following the orders of someone in higher authority due to fear of consequences
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Deindividuation
The loss of self-awareness and sense of personal responsibility that occurs when people are in a crowd
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Social loafing
Putting less effort into a task because others are doing it with you
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Norms
Acceptable behaviour in society
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Group pressure
Social pressure exerted by a group or it's individual members to influence others' choices
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Bystander intervention
The psychological reasons why people are willing to intervene in an emergency
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Diffusion of responsibility
The lessening of responsibility by individuals in a group situation or social collective
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Empathy
Relating to someone's position/ feelings
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Altruism
A self-less act/ help someone without a thought for yourself
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Bystander apathy
Someone that stands by and does nothing to help in an emergency
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Conforming due to wanting to fit in and have the approval of others

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Normative

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Conforming because we want to be right - unsure; look at others

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Card 4

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Following the orders of someone in higher authority due to fear of consequences

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Card 5

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The loss of self-awareness and sense of personal responsibility that occurs when people are in a crowd

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