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Social cognition, inference, and attribution

by Robert S. Wyer

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Published by Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, distributed by the Halsted Press in Hillsdale, N.J, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social perception.,
  • Attribution (Social psychology),
  • Cognition.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert S. Wyer, Jr., Donal E. Carlston.
    ContributionsCarlston, Donal E., joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM132 .W93
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 388 p. :
    Number of Pages388
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4414586M
    ISBN 100470268506
    LC Control Number79018402

    Summary. In the last decade, there has been considerable experimental research on the influence of moods on social cognition. It has been shown that both positive and negative moods affect several social-cognitive processes, such as the way people evaluate themselves and others, the amount of social support they perceive, and the degree to which they are susceptible to persuasive : Mariëtte F. Baanders. A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.

    Is there a hierarchy of social inferences? The likelihood and speed of inferring intentionality, mind, and personality. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, , – Malle, B. F. (b). The fundamental tools, and possibly universals, of social cognition.   This video discusses two influential attribution theories, Jones’s Correspondent Inference Theory and Kelley’s Covariation Theory.

      Summarize and give examples of the importance of social cognition in everyday life. 3. Social Cognition and Affect. Describe important ways in which our affective states can influence our social cognition, both directly and indirectly, for example, through the operation of the affect : Charles Stangor. Social Cognition and Discourse TEUN A. VAN DIJK Department of General Literary Studies, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands The social psychology of discourse is a new field of study that partly overlaps with the social psychology of language, dealt with in the other chapters of this handbook. ThisFile Size: KB.


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Social cognition, inference, and attribution by Robert S. Wyer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - Cited by: Social Cognition, Inference, and Attribution. Book December the field of social cognition emerged from the study of this process of person perception.

Social Cognition, Inference, and Attribution. First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wyer, Robert S. Social cognition, inference, and attribution. Hillsdale, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates ; New York.

Social cognition, inference, and attribution. [Robert S Wyer; Donal E Carlston] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Robert S Wyer; Donal E Carlston. Find more information about: ISBN: The first part of the book reviews basic processes in social cognition, including the representation of social concepts, rules of inference, memory, "hot" cognition driven by motivation or affect, and automatic processing.

The second part reviews three basic topics in social cognition: group stereotypes, knowledge of other individuals, and the Cited by: Aroundcross-fertilization began between attribution and social cognition models of dispositional inference which incorporated automaticity (Gilbert, Pelham, & Krull, ; Trope, ).Cited by: 4.

Social Cognition Social Cognition. This chapter is about how people think about other people. Social cognitionis a broad term that describes a focus on the way perceivers encode, process, remember, and use information in social contexts in order to make sense of other people’s behavior (where a social Size: KB.

Social Cognition. In the book Psychology is Social: Readings and Conversations in Social Psychology(), editor Edward Krupat introduced the topic of social cognition by interviewing Susan Fiske. Fiske was a Harvard-educated researcher who Krupat noted was "one of the most respected people in this field." Susan Fiske in Due to the interrelationship between attribution and social cognition, it would be nearly impossible to separate attribution from social cognition.

Attribution is the systematic psychological or mental process by which individuals seek to develop and utilize their own perceptive explanation for the causes of certain phenomenon, events, and/or.

Social Cognition has revealed as one of the most prolific areas of social psychology, and as a promising field of intersection with other disciplines. Since its very first edition, Social Cognition has been the reference book in this field.

All human interactions are conditioned on social cognition and, in turn, influence social cognition: it is a core field in social psychology, and now it also overlaps social neuroscience, social and cognitive development, behavioural economics, health psychology, diversity science, and more.

Social Cognition Susan T. Fiske, Eugene Higgins Professor of Psychology Susan T Fiske, Shelley E. Taylor Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, - Cognition - pages.

Early theories of attribution The effects of bias Cultural differences SOCIAL COGNITION Social schemas Categorization and stereotyping How do schemas work.

Recent research into social processing The power of stereotypes FINAL THOUGHTS SUMMARY REVISION QUESTIONS FURTHER READING Attitudes, Attributions and Social Cognition 17 PSY_Cqxd 1/2/05 3 File Size: KB.

Attributions of others behaviour are dispositional whereas our own behaviour when the same is situational. Tendency for actors to attribute their own actions to situational factors, whereas observers tend to attribute the same actions to dispositional factors.

- polar tendency in attribution. In social psychology, attribution is the process of inferring the causes of events or real life, attribution is something we all do every day, usually without any awareness of the underlying processes and biases that lead to our inferences.

Dispositional Attribution. Dispositional attribution assigns the cause of behavior to some internal characteristic of a person, rather than to outside forces.

When we explain the behavior of others we look for enduring internal attributions, such as personality traits. This is known as the fundamental attribution error. Social psychologists have also studied how we use our cognitive faculties to try to control our emotions in social situations, to prevent them from letting our behavior get out of control.

The process of setting goals and using our cognitive and affective capacities to reach those goals is known as self-regulation, and a good part of self Cited by: 7.

(Davis & Lennon, ). The scientific paradigm of social cognition has developed from a number of theories in social psychology that shared one common element – a cognitive orientation.

Attribution theory, which explains the perceived causality of social behaviour in terms of cognitive rules or implications, falls under the general theory of. Well-known attribution theories include the correspondent inference theory, Kelley's covariation model, and Weiner's three-dimensional model.

Attribution theories typically focus on the process of determining whether a behavior is situationally-caused (caused by external factors) or dispositionally-caused (caused by internal characteristics).

Two of the most important attribution theories were correspondent inference and covariation theory. -correspondent inference people will make fewer trait inferences about someone whose socially appropriate behavior can be explained by their personality and their social norms than about someone whose socially inappropriate behavior can be.Social cognition is the encoding, storage, retrieval, and processing of information about other members of the same species.

A notable theory of social cognition is social- schema theory. Through schema activation, judgments are formed that go beyond the information actually available; in social schemas, the same holds true.

Undoubtedly, these social cognition processes affect social decision-making since mental state inferences occur spontaneously and automatically. Few studies have looked at how these social inference processes affect decision-making in a social context despite the capability of these inferences to serve as predictions that can guide future Cited by: