Accession Number:

ADA137538

Title:

Social Information Processing and Group-Induced Response Shifts

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

TEXAS A AND M UNIV COLLEGE STATION DEPT OF MANAGEMENT

Report Date:

1984-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

31.0

Abstract:

A repeated measures control group experiment, designed in the group polarization tradition, revealed significant shifts in responses to tasks after group discussion. A process incorporating converging perspectives on task design - whereby employees form initial reactions to tasks, process incoming social information, and adjust their perceptions accordingly - is suggested.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE