Accession Number:

AD0643168

Title:

MODES OF RESOLUTION, CONCEPT FORMATION, AND RESEARCH STRATEGY.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

HUNTER COLL OF THE CITY UNIV OF NEW YORK

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Some characteristics and problems of a conceptual orientation, using the concepts of cognitive consistency-inconsistency and modes of resolution, are discussed. Contrasted is a more empirical approach which is open to a wide diversity of responses to stimulus situations. Some research is used to illustrate the heuristic value of the latter perspective in respect to communication effects. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE