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Social Influences on Behaviour

Social Influences on Behavior

Free-iding

Groupthink

People differ in their views and actions when they are responsible for them and when not. Particularly speaking in the context of society and group, people tend to adopt the most favorable behavior so that they are cherished for success and not blamed for failure. The psychological behavior changes from situation to situation.

Social Influences on Behavior

There is a famous saying man is a social animal. This saying is as true today as it was decades ago. This saying depicts complete psychological pattern of human being that they want to mix up with their fellow beings. They enjoy the company of their fellow beings and tend to learn from each other.

There is another famous saying birds of a feather flock together. This proverb shows another characteristic of human beings' psychology that they enjoy the company of those human…… [Read More]

References

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Martin, J. (2005). Organizational Behavior and Management. USA: Cengage Learning

Northouse, P. (2009). Leadership Theory and Practice. USA: SAGE

Sanderson, C. (2009). Social Psychology. USA: John Wiley & Sons.