A phenomenon in which victims of major catastrophes or strong personal stressors feel long-lasting effects that may include re-experiencing the event in vivid flashbacks or dreams is called __________.
A. post-traumatic stress disorder
B. personal stressors
C. cataclysmic stressors
D. background stressorsWeegy:
a. post-traumatic stress disorderAuto answered|Score 1|RyoeA|Points 43|User:
To diminish the effects of prejudice and discrimination, psychologists have developed several strategies listed below, except for:
A. shield people from hearing antiracist statements
B. remind people of their values and fair treatment of others
C. increase situations where people must depend on each other
D. increase interaction between peopleWeegy:
D. increase interaction between peoplAuto answered|Score 1|Greenpepper|Points 2676|User:
The conflict that occurs when a person holds two contradictory attitudes or thoughts is called __________.
A. cognitive dissonance
B. behavioral dissonance
C. attitude conflict
D. behavior conflictWeegy:
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The theory of personality that seeks to explain how we decide, on the basis of samples of an individual's behavior, what the specific causes of that person's behavior are is known as __________ theory.
B. attribution theory - theory or personality that seeks to explain how we decide, on the basis of samples of an individual's behavior, what the specific causes of that person's behavior areAuto answered|Score 1|Greenpepper|Points 2676|User:
A mutual network of caring, interested others is known as __________ support.
C. MoralAuto answered|Score 1|ramkitten|Points 7200|User:
__________ stressors cause minor irritations but may have long-term ill effects.
C. BackgroundAuto answered|Score .6|ramkitten|Points 7200|User:
The scientific study of how people's thoughts, feelings, and actions are affected by others is called __________ psychology.
B. Social psychology [http://flashcarddb.com/cardset/20364-essentials-of-understanding-psychology-7th-ed-flashcards
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A statement that one particular race is smarter or more athletic than another race is an example of a __________.
D. social roleWeegy:
B. PrejudiceAuto answered|Score 1|ramonaedema|Points 70|User:
A set of generalized beliefs and expectations about a particular group and its members is known as a __________.
B. social role
D. stereotypeAuto answered|Score .92|lizzy32984|Points 10|User:
A negative (or positive) evaluation of a particular group and its members is called a __________.
B. social role
A negative or positive evaluation of a particular group and its members is called a prejudice. Auto answered|Score .8286|Telework09|Points 762|
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