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Social Psychology: Help and Review

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9 chapters in Social Psychology: Help and Review

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Lesson 1 - Knowledge Organization: Schemata and Scripts  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - The Priming Effect: Accessibility, Priming & Perceptual Salience  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Self-Fulfilling Prophecies in Psychology: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Types of Heuristics: Availability, Representativeness & Base-Rate  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Low-Effort vs. High-Effort Thinking: Advantages & Disadvantages  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Counterfactual Thinking, Thought Suppression & the Rebound Effect  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - The Covariation Model of Attribution: Definition & Steps  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Cultural Differences in Attributional Patterns  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Interpersonal Intelligence: Definition, Examples & Characteristics  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Cognitive Bias: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Symbolic Interaction Theory: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Cognitive Appraisal: Theory, Model & Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Cognitive Distortions: Examples & Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Wolfgang Kohler: Biography & Contributions to Psychology  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Mood Congruency Effect: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Positive Body Language: Examples & Signs  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Negative Body Language: Examples & Signs  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Body Language in Different Cultures  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - What is Ordinal-Linguistic Personification?  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - High & Low Self-Monitors: Definition & Behaviors  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - The Self: Executive and Organizational Functions & Gender and Cultural Differences  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Introspection and Self-Awareness Theory in Psychology: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Self-Perception Theory: Definition and Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivation in Education: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Two-Factor Theory of Emotions: Definition and Relation to the Misattribution of Arousal  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Social-Comparison Theory: Upward vs. Downward  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Self-Monitoring, Ingratiation, and Self-Handicapping: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Impression Management: Festinger's Study of Cognitive Dissonance, Post-Decision Dissonance & Counterattitudinal Advocacy  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Attributions and the Correspondence Bias in Psychology: Definition & Dispositions vs. Situational Behavior  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Effort Justification: Aronson & Mills Study, Examples & Applications  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Self-Serving Attributions: Definition, Bias & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Schachter's Two Factor Theory of Emotion  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Self-Regulation Theory: Definition & Strategies  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Arousal in Psychology: Definition  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - High-Context Culture: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Figure-Ground Perception: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Human Psyche: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Overjustification Effect: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Social Epidemiology: Definition & Methods  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Effects of Divorce on Children  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Impostor Syndrome  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Latour's Actor Network Theory  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Self-Promotion in Psychology: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Mark Snyder's Self-Monitoring System: Definition & Scale  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Involuntary Emotional Expression Disorder: Symptoms & Treatment  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - The ABC Model of Attitudes: Affect, Behavior & Cognition  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Implicit vs. Explicit Attitudes: Definition, Examples & Pros/Cons  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Elaboration Likelihood Model of Persuasion: Central vs. Peripheral Route  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - How Emotion Influences Attitudes and Persuasion  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Types of Persuasion Techniques: How to Influence People  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Subliminal Messages: Definition, Examples & Validity  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Attitude Inoculation: Definition, Explanation & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Theory of Planned Behavior: Definition, Examples & Usefulness  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Deviance in Sociology: Definition, Theories & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Attitude Formation Theory in Psychology  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Central Route to Persuasion: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Peripheral Route to Persuasion: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Secondary Deviance: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - The Spotlight Effect in Psychology  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Situational Attribution: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Color Psychology: Tests & Experiments  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - What is Compliance in Psychology?  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Egoism & Altruism  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - How Advertising Targets Children  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - What is Anti-Intellectualism?  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - What is Willpower?  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Nonverbal Signs of Aggression  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - The Connection Between Low Self-Esteem & Bullying  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Autism & Low Self-Esteem  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - How to Disagree with the Group: Examples of Idiosyncrasy Credits  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Group Psychology: Minority vs. Majority Influence  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Injunctive and Descriptive Group Norms: Definitions, Differences & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Asch's Line Experiment: Conformity and Social Norms  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Social Roles: Philip Zimbardo's Prison Experiment  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Stanley Milgram: Experiment & Obedience  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Leadership Styles and Types: Authoritarian, Laissez-Faire & Democratic  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Groupthink: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Social Loafing & Social Facilitation: Definition and Effects of Groups  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - What is the Prisoner's Dilemma? - Albert Tucker & Game Theory  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Reference Group in Sociology: Definition, Examples & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Democratic Decision-Making Style: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Group Patterns: Definition & Explanation  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Interactionist Approach: Definition & Explanation  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Nonverbal Cues in Communication: Examples & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Retreatism: Definition, Modes & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Risky Shift Phenomenon in Psychology: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Collectivism: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Decision Making: Process & Models  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Decision Making: Definition & Types  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Reflective Equilibrium: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Mere Exposure and the Propinquity Effect: Theory & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Similarity, Reciprocal Liking and Ingratiation: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Physical Traits and Attraction: Symmetry, Ratios & the ''Babyface'' Phenomenon  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - The Halo Effect: Definition, Advantages & Disadvantages  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Sternberg's Triangular Theory of Love: Definition, Examples & Predictions  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - The Equity Theory of Love: Definition, Examples & Predictions  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Social Exchange Theory in Relationships: Definition, Examples & Predictions  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - The Attachment Theory of Love: Definition, Examples & Predictions  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - The Evolutionary Theory of Love: Definition, Examples & Predictions  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Ending Relationships, Disengagement Strategies & the Detachment Process  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - The Gain-Loss Principle of Aronson & Linder  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Heterosexual: Definition & Meaning  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Homogamy: Definition & Theory  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Psychological Dependence: Definition & Risk Factors  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Companionate Love: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - What is Amae? - Doi's Definition & Concept  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - How to Build Trust in a Relationship  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Relationship Building for Couples: Activities & Exercises  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Building Relationships with Parents & Families  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Why Do People Fall in Love?  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Prejudice, Discrimination & Stereotypes: Definitions & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Prejudice: Theories and Ideas on Origins  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Sex and Gender in Society: Differences, Preferences & Characteristics  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Sexism and Patriarchy: Definitions and Forms  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Gender Changes Over Time: Agency and Communion  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Ingroup vs. Outgroup: Definition and Explanation  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - How Self-Serving Attributions Maintain Stereotypes & Prejudice  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Stereotype Threat: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Stereotypes and Automatic & Controlled Information Processing  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Contact Hypothesis: Definition, Limitations & Criteria for Successful Contact  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Prejudice in the Classroom: Jigsaw Groups  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Realistic Conflict Theory and Discrimination: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Violence and the Media: How the Media Impacts Violence  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Catharsis and Aggression in Social Psychology: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - What Is Social Inequality in Sociology? - Definition, Effects & Causes  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - The Deaf Community: History & Culture  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Stereotype Threat: Definition, Examples & Theories  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Stereotyping in the Workplace: Definition, Examples & Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Hostile Environment Harassment: Definition & Law  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Matthew Shepard: Story & Foundation  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Quid Pro Quo Harassment: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Radical Feminism: Definition, Theory & Criticism  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Realistic Conflict Theory: Definition & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Socialist Feminism: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - The Male Gaze: Definition & Theory  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Same-Sex Marriage: Facts & Arguments  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Sandra Bem: Gender Schema Theory & Androgyny Test  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Gender Wage Gap: Definition & Statistics  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Xenophobia: Definition & Effects  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Ableism: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - Androcentrism & the Androcentric Bias: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - The One-Drop Rule in American History  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - The Theory of Yellow Peril  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - Gender Stereotypes in the Media  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Missing White Woman Syndrome  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - What is White Privilege? - Definition, Examples & Statistics  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - Downward Social Mobility: Definition & Factors  Take Quiz
Lesson 38 - Upward Social Mobility: Definition & Factors  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Altruism and Prosocial Behavior: Definition & Predictors  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Prosocial Behavior: How Gender and Culture Predict Helping  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - How Positive Moods and Negative State Relief Affect Prosocial Behavior  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Defining the Bystander Effect: Kitty Genovese Murder & Research by Latane and Darley  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Social Exchange Theory vs. Empathy-Altruism  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Urban Overload, Pluralistic Ignorance & Diffusion of Responsibility: Definition and Effect on Helping  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Social Psychology and its Applications in Environmental Efforts  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - The Misinformation Effect and Eyewitness Accounts  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Recovered Memories, False Confessions & the Misinformation Effect  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Deterrence Theory of Punishment: Definition & Effect on Law Obedience  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Perceived Behavioral Control: Definition and Relation to Stress  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - How Seligman's Learned Helplessness Theory Applies to Human Depression and Stress  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Self-Efficacy and Locus of Control: Definition and Meaning  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Research on Happiness: What Makes People Happy?  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Social Support and Stress: Emotional vs. Instrumental Support  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Social Conflict Theory in Sociology: Definition & Contributors  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Matthew Effect: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Adaptive Coping Strategies: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Maladaptive Coping Strategies: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Auguste Comte: Theories & Contributions to Sociology  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Five Techniques of Neutralization  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Instrumental Support: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Interpretivism in Sociology: Definition & Origin  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - John Darley: Biography & Theories  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - John Macionis: Sociology Author, Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Latent Functions in Sociology  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Malthusian Theory of Population Growth: Definition & Overview  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Means of Production in Sociology: Definition & Concept  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Organized Crime: Definition & History  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Pluralistic Ignorance: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - Social Phenomena: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 32 - Social Status: Definition, Types & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 33 - Antisocial Behavior: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 34 - What is Social Action Theory?  Take Quiz
Lesson 35 - Bruno Latour's Reassembling the Social Summary  Take Quiz
Lesson 36 - Buffering Hypothesis: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 37 - What Does Taboo Mean? - Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 38 - Compassion vs Empathy  Take Quiz
Lesson 39 - Empathy in Counseling: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 40 - Empathy in Customer Service  Take Quiz
Lesson 41 - Empathy & Leadership  Take Quiz
Lesson 42 - Lack of Empathy: Disorders, Signs & Causes  Take Quiz
Lesson 43 - Empathy in the Workplace  Take Quiz
Lesson 44 - Empathy vs Apathy  Take Quiz
Lesson 45 - Empathy vs Sympathy  Take Quiz
Lesson 46 - Examples of Empathy Statements in Customer Service  Take Quiz
Lesson 47 - Empathy Maps for Customers  Take Quiz
Lesson 48 - Types of Empathy  Take Quiz
Lesson 49 - Compensatory Strategies: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz

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