Category Archives: Groups

Prisoner’s Dilemma, Epilogue

{spoiler alert of sorts: best to wait to check out this information until after you’ve watched lecture for Group Processes, Part II} Some follow-up to the discussion of the Prisoner’s Dilemma and the Golden Balls British TV show from that … Continue reading

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More on the Psychology of Hazing

Per our discussion of dissonance, check out this interesting blog post on the psychology of hazing.  Relevant to Chapter 6’s discussion of cognitive dissonance and our need to justify behavior, but also a variety of interesting topics we have discussed … Continue reading

Posted in Chapter 6, Cognitive Dissonance, Groups, The Self | 29 Comments