Choose one of the factors that influence perceptions and define it for the class in your own words.
Give an example of how this factor has affected your perceptions of others in the past.
Tell us how you expect that your better understanding of this factor will influence your perceptions of others in the future.
A number of factors operate to shape and sometimes distort perception
Factors that influence perception:
Factors in the perceiver
Factors in the situation
Social [ setting
Factors in the target
Similarity...For instance if you expect police officers to be
authoritative, young people to be lazy, or individuals holding office to be unscrupulous, you may peeve them as such regardless of their cultural traits.
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