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The person and the situation: perspectives of social psychology / Lee Ross and Richard E. Nisbett.

Ross, Lee. (Author). Nisbett, Richard E. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781905177455 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1905177453 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Pinter & Martin Ltd : 2011.

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Summary, etc.: How does the situation we're in influence the way we behave and think? Professors Ross and Nisbett eloquently argue that the context we find ourselves in substantially affects our behavior. "The Person and the Situation explores the complex ideas about personal versus situational determinants of behavior and relates the lessons of our discipline to important political, social, and even philosophical issues. This its the type of book that we have long wished we had available to assign to the serious, critical student who asks, 'What have we really learned from social psychology?
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Subject: Social psychology.
Personality and situation.
Occasional paper (University of Stellenbosch. Institute for Futures Research)
Electronic books.

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