HOMEWORK

Year 10 Topic: Social Influence

Filter: What do I need to know?

Conformity & Obedience 

Conformity

  • Definition
  • Conformity Study (Asch line test)
  • Reasons for why we conform
  • Social factors
  • Dispositional factors
Obedience
  • Definition
  • Obedience study (Milgram shock study)
  • Milgram's Agency Theory (social factors)
  • Adorno's Authoritarian Personality (dispositional factors)

Prosocial Behaviour 

Prosocial behaviour

  • Definition of prosocial behaviour and bystander behaviour
  • Social factors
  • Dispositional factors
  • Piliavin's subway train study
Crowd & Collective Behaviour
  • Social loafing definition
  • Social loafing study
  • Deindividuation definition
  • Deindividuation study
  • Social factors
  • Dispositional factors

LEARN: Homework Tasks

Topics:
  • Conformity
  • Obedience
  • Prosocial Behaviour
  • Social Loafing
  • ​Deindividuation 
Studies:
  • Asch line test
  • Milgram obedience
  • ​Adorno's authoritarian personality
  • Piliavin subway train study
  • Social loafing
  • Deindividuation cars

TEST: Exam Questions