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Understanding social psychology

by Stephen Worchel

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Published by Dorsey Press in Homewood, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social psychology

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStephen Worchel, Joel Cooper.
    SeriesDorsey series in psychology.
    ContributionsCooper, Joel.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM251 .W76 1983
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 593, [93] p. :
    Number of Pages593
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3512760M
    ISBN 100256028656
    LC Control Number82073404
    OCLC/WorldCa9618115

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    In social psychology, attitude is defined as learned, global evaluations of a person, object, place, or issue that influence thought and action. [page needed] In simpler terms, attitudes are basic expressions of approval and disapproval, favorability and unfavorability, or, as Bem () suggests, likes and dislikes (e.g. enjoying chocolate ice cream, or endorsing the values of a . Additional Physical Format: Online version: Worchel, Stephen. Understanding social psychology. Pacific Grove, Calif.: Brooks/Cole Pub., © (OCoLC)


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