Psychology Unit 2-Social Influence Key Words

social infleunce
the effect that other people have on our behaviour
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conformity
a change in a persons behaviour or opinions due to group pressure
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obedience
following the orders of someone we believe to have authority
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socialisation
the process by which we are taught what to accept as normal
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deindividuation
losing our sense of individuality and becoming less aware of our responsibility for our actions
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social loafing
putting less effort into a task when you are in a group
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diffusion of responsibility
in a group of people people feel less need to act because someone else in the group could
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bystander apathy
doing nothing in an emergency when someone needs help
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Card 2

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a change in a persons behaviour or opinions due to group pressure

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conformity

Card 3

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following the orders of someone we believe to have authority

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Card 4

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the process by which we are taught what to accept as normal

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Card 5

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losing our sense of individuality and becoming less aware of our responsibility for our actions

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