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Cognitive Dissonance
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with Betsy Sparrow; produced by Robert Broadhurst (New York, NY: Alexander Street, 2008), 15 mins
This DVD examines cognitive dissonance. It discusses Leon Festinger’s 1956 book When Prophecy Fails, which offered one of the first published case studies of cognitive dissonance; presents research on cognitive dissonance by such key figures as Festinger and Carlsmith, Aronson and Mills, Laird, and Santos; and o...
with Betsy Sparrow; produced by Robert Broadhurst (New York, NY: Alexander Street, 2008), 15 mins
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Psychology of Prejudice
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with Betsy Sparrow; produced by Robert Broadhurst (New York, NY: Alexander Street, 2008), 21 mins
This DVD explores the psychological processes behind prejudice, considers research regarding prejudice, examines cognitive processes underlying prejudice, and outlines social and cultural factors that lead to prejudice development. It discusses seminal research; introduces the Implicit Association Test; and covers...
with Betsy Sparrow; produced by Robert Broadhurst (New York, NY: Alexander Street, 2008), 21 mins
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Psychology of Power
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with Betsy Sparrow (New York, NY: Alexander Street, 2008), 23 mins
This program explores the nature of power and considers such issues as balance, influence, responsibility, and abuses of power. It outlines the sources of power and discusses normative and informational influences. The DVD shows how the maintenance of the power status quo leads to victim degradation and highlights...
with Betsy Sparrow (New York, NY: Alexander Street, 2008), 23 mins
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Conformity
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with Betsy Sparrow; produced by Robert Broadhurst (New York, NY: Alexander Street, 2008), 19 mins
This program explores the psychological concept of conformity. It examines classic experiments by Sherif, Asch, Crutchfield, Bond and Smith, and Hofling. It looks at Milgram’s obedience study; outlines factors influencing obedience and conformity, including the ways in which such factors as age, self-esteem, and...
with Betsy Sparrow; produced by Robert Broadhurst (New York, NY: Alexander Street, 2008), 19 mins
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Learned Helplessness
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with Betsy Sparrow (New York, NY: Alexander Street, 2008), 16 mins
This program examines the psychological concept of learned helplessness. It explores such key experiments as Zimbardo’s Stanford Prison Experiment, Seligman and Maier’s work with dogs, Ramsey and Finkelstein’s studies of infants, and Schultz’s studies of short-term control. The DVD also provides an overvie...
with Betsy Sparrow (New York, NY: Alexander Street, 2008), 16 mins
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