-group can have a devastating impact on the feelings, attitudes, and behavior of out-group members. For example, McClane (1991) pointed out the existence of in-group and out-group has undesirable effects on the group as a whole no matter whether the leader actually treats the members fairly or not...
other-centered rather than self-centered. -> Examples and effects of ethical leadership on followers?
Other Contemporary leadership roles
Mentoring Self-leadership Online leadership (remote)
Trust and leadership
Trust: a positive expectation that others will not act opportunistically...
Is Conforming Liberating or Enslaving
b. Analyze a classical study concerning the effect of group influence on the self.
c. Analyze a contemporary example of the effect that group influence has on the self.
d. Analyze individual and societal influences that lead to deviance from dominant group norms...
being of others. There is much debate on the ethical grounds of political behavior in contemporary organisations. What is seen as a moral approach to following self-interest?
Politically orientated individuals tend to mask unethical behavior as ethical, which would suggest that it is a self-serving...
Group Influence on the Purchasing Decision
Consumers belong to or admire many different groups and are often influenced in their purchase decisions by a desire to be accepted by others. One form of group that has a definite impact on consumer behaviour is the...
, or when a person’s behavior does not comply with his or her attitudes.
People will try to reduce dissonance based on three factors:
The importance of the factors creating the dissonance
The degree of influence the individual believes he or she has over those factors
The rewards that may be...
comparisons between the self–perceived categories of groups in relation to the group’s perceived values and their own individual values (Tajfel, 1978). Social identification, the final process, allows people define themselves based on their level of affiliation with a group that they believe shares the...
perspective, both self and society depend on the same process of social interaction by which ‘‘realities’’ are created and constantly negotiated (Gecas 1982).
For contemporary interactionists as well, socialization is distinguished from other types of learning and other forms of social influence by...
The Corporate mindset has become the status quo in most of the institutions in first world societies. This influence is both implicit; with such effects as government bodies (such as the Department of Education and by extension, schools) and not for profit organisations (e.g. charities, lobbying...
discuss the effect of empowerment in various
levels of an organization and in various work groups. My annotated bibliography focuses
on empowerment and its effectiveness. This article has many theoretical and practical
The literature reviewed is reasonably comprehensive. The...
tremendous influence television has on contemporary American culture has been compared by some to that of a national religion. Social scientist Gerbner concludes, Television is used practically by all the people and it is used practically all the time. It collects the most heterogeneous public of groups...
these fields with the theories and concepts presented in Rabideau's paper.
Cognitive psychology is one such field that has strong ties to motivation theory. According to motivation theory, the perception one has of ones self and ones perceived abilities have an effect on task motivation. Furthermore...
will look at some of the more contemporary changes and trends that affect the
media’s role in society.
The effects media has on children and their behavior is one of the most researched
and heated aspects of media’s cultural influence. There have also been done studies on
media’s role in...
children began to also hit the doll .
Contemporary social learning perspective of reinforcement and punishment:
1. Contemporary theory proposes that both reinforcement and punishment have indirect effects on learning. They are not the sole or main cause.
2. Reinforcement and punishment influence the...
gender differences, or lack thereof, in positive emotions and reported happiness.
6.3 Describe cultural influences on happiness and self-concept.
Positive and Negative Emotions
Using the information in Ch. 3, 5, and 6, describe some of the benefits associated with the experience...
behavior with the normalizing influence of social interactions found in teams that operate on the basis of peer group scrutiny.
Concertive Control in Work Teams
Given that the two positions outlined above appear antithetical, the contention that increased workplace surveillance and teamwork...
Marx and Weber disagree on the development of Capitalism yet agree on some of the effects it has/will have on society. It is clear to me that both theories have some relevance to identifying some of the causes of the development of capitalism yet they neither can explain the state of contemporary...
of modernization which has made itself autonomous, on the pattern of latent side-effects.
Beck, 1996b: 28
This dynamic propels modern citizens into self-confrontation with the consequences of risk that cannot be overcome or controlled according to the standards of the industrial society...
, verbal and electronic (online or through text messaging on cell phones) abuse can cause the same emotional and psychological effects as physical bullying. Being bullied can lead to difficulty in forming healthy personal relationships, as well as leading to depression, low self-image and even...
gender compared to men's idealism, and it does not seem that it will end even in todays art. Surrealism, still has an important influence of contemporary art, the surrealist movement particularly was the fundamental age for the medium photography to get manifested in art.
moral panics can be the real concerns; hence the emergence of folk devils and moral panics reflects a real concern in society that certain groups are a threat to social order.
On the other hand, the view that the media creates deviance has suggested a media-centric effect which is supported by...
Silverlens, most of its consumers are part of a group. They influence each other on whether to consume the products of Silverlens or not. For example, in the show Livin’ La Vida Imelda, most of the respondents told the group that they learned about the play from their friends or colleagues. As we can see...
as self-confrontation: contemporary society has to confront the perverse effects it has itself created. His core argument is that, after a phase of 'simple modernisation' driven by the view of a controlled intervention into society and nature, we have now entered a period of 'reflexive modernisation...
controllable versus uncontrollable. Weiner argues that the types of attributions we make impact our emotions and motivations. For example, if a bad thing happens and we make an internal, stable and/or uncontrollable attribution, that is likely to have a negative impact on our self-esteem. Making attributions...
to justifying moral behaviour may be made, not to prove that one way is the 'right' way. Select one new development in knowledge. Consider its effect on the discipline within which it has developed. Consider its challenge to ethics or other Areas of Knowledge. In science and technology, for example...
contemporary example of the effect that group influence has on the self. Analyze individual and societal influences that lead to deviance from dominant group norms...
The group is suffering from the Social comparison. My reasoning came from reading a Journal of managerial issue called Psychological influences of referent choice. According to (Lamertz, 2002) he stated:”The nature of contemporary work environment, ones characterized by instability and...
Amongst countless issues of the decade, an appealing dispute, that is persistent, is the significant impact of religion on contemporary politics and its perpetual distinction between the positive and negative influences that is associated with the effect. Religion has consistently been a resilient...
, however, that "that class which is able to effect the dissolution of all classes" was the only hope for a return to real life.
Despite their predominantly intellectual status, however, the Situationist International has had its share of practical influence. One of their members is...
Seeking Social Grounds for Social Psychology
Within the broad field of contemporary psychology, social psychology long ago carved out an identity based on its taking particular account of the human social world and the influences on behavior that derive from our participation in it. According to...