New User Special Price Expires in

Let's log you in.

Sign in with Facebook


Don't have a StudySoup account? Create one here!


Create a StudySoup account

Be part of our community, it's free to join!

Sign up with Facebook


Create your account
By creating an account you agree to StudySoup's terms and conditions and privacy policy

Already have a StudySoup account? Login here

Chapter 1 Notes: Week 1

by: Caitlin Havens

Chapter 1 Notes: Week 1 Psych 2203

Marketplace > University of Northern Iowa > Psych 2203 > Chapter 1 Notes Week 1
Caitlin Havens
GPA 3.4
View Full Document for 0 Karma

View Full Document


Unlock These Notes for FREE

Enter your email below and we will instantly email you these Notes for Social Psychology

(Limited time offer)

Unlock Notes

Already have a StudySoup account? Login here

Unlock FREE Class Notes

Enter your email below to receive Social Psychology notes

Everyone needs better class notes. Enter your email and we will send you notes for this class for free.

Unlock FREE notes

About this Document

Notes taken in class of the textbook "The Social Animal"
Social Psychology
Christine Bennett
Class Notes
Psychology, social




Popular in Social Psychology

Popular in Department

This 1 page Class Notes was uploaded by Caitlin Havens on Monday August 22, 2016. The Class Notes belongs to Psych 2203 at University of Northern Iowa taught by Christine Bennett in Fall 2016. Since its upload, it has received 5 views.


Reviews for Chapter 1 Notes: Week 1


Report this Material


What is Karma?


Karma is the currency of StudySoup.

You can buy or earn more Karma at anytime and redeem it for class notes, study guides, flashcards, and more!

Date Created: 08/22/16
Introducing Social Psychology  When it comes to liking other people, we are attracted to people similar to us.  You’re more likely to get help if there are less people around What is Social Psychology?  A field with psychology that strives to understand the social dynamics of  everyday living     Social Psych is more than common sense o It is a collaborative, integrative science: incorporating  Sociology   Anthropology  Biology  Neurology  Political Science  Economic Influence:  Our behavior is influenced: o Affectively (emotions) o Behaviorally (actions) o Cognitively (thoughts)  Our behavior is influence by the actual presence of others o EX. Someone with you telling you what to do  Our behavior is influenced by the imagined presence of others o EX. Signs saying “security cameras in use”  Our behavior is influence by the implied presence of others o EX. Watch for guard dog sign, security cameras Self­ Fulfilling Prophecy (SFP)  A prediction that directly or indirectly causes itself to become true. o 1. Perceiver has expectations about how the target will behave o 2. Perceiver behaves in a way likely to elicit the expected behavior of the  target o 3. The target indeed behaves in a way that confirms expectations o 4. Perceiver sees predicted behavior  SFP must involve at least two people or it is not SFP ( cannot be  fulfilled by one’s self)


Buy Material

Are you sure you want to buy this material for

0 Karma

Buy Material

BOOM! Enjoy Your Free Notes!

We've added these Notes to your profile, click here to view them now.


You're already Subscribed!

Looks like you've already subscribed to StudySoup, you won't need to purchase another subscription to get this material. To access this material simply click 'View Full Document'

Why people love StudySoup

Steve Martinelli UC Los Angeles

"There's no way I would have passed my Organic Chemistry class this semester without the notes and study guides I got from StudySoup."

Janice Dongeun University of Washington

"I used the money I made selling my notes & study guides to pay for spring break in Olympia, Washington...which was Sweet!"

Steve Martinelli UC Los Angeles

"There's no way I would have passed my Organic Chemistry class this semester without the notes and study guides I got from StudySoup."


"Their 'Elite Notetakers' are making over $1,200/month in sales by creating high quality content that helps their classmates in a time of need."

Become an Elite Notetaker and start selling your notes online!

Refund Policy


All subscriptions to StudySoup are paid in full at the time of subscribing. To change your credit card information or to cancel your subscription, go to "Edit Settings". All credit card information will be available there. If you should decide to cancel your subscription, it will continue to be valid until the next payment period, as all payments for the current period were made in advance. For special circumstances, please email


StudySoup has more than 1 million course-specific study resources to help students study smarter. If you’re having trouble finding what you’re looking for, our customer support team can help you find what you need! Feel free to contact them here:

Recurring Subscriptions: If you have canceled your recurring subscription on the day of renewal and have not downloaded any documents, you may request a refund by submitting an email to

Satisfaction Guarantee: If you’re not satisfied with your subscription, you can contact us for further help. Contact must be made within 3 business days of your subscription purchase and your refund request will be subject for review.

Please Note: Refunds can never be provided more than 30 days after the initial purchase date regardless of your activity on the site.