Jordan Garcia

Urbana - IL, United States

2 Terms    1 Blossaries    11 Followers    21185 Viewers

Jordan Garcia

Urbana - IL, United States

2 Terms    1 Blossaries    11 Followers    21185 Viewers

Jordan Garcia's Terms

self-serving bias self-serving attributions

Psychology; Social psychology

Self-serving bias: the tendency to perceive oneself favorably. Self-serving attributions: a form of self-serving bias; the tendency to attribute positive outcomes to oneself and ...

defensive pessimism

Psychology; Social psychology

The adaptive value of anticipating problems and harnessing one’s anxiety to motivate effective action. Eg: save those under unrealistic optimism.

Collected Terms

defensive pessimism

Psychology; Social psychology

The adaptive value of anticipating problems and harnessing one’s anxiety to motivate effective action. Eg: save those under unrealistic optimism.

Social neuroscience

Psychology; Social psychology

An interdisciplinary field that explores the neural bases of social and emotional processes and behaviors, and how these processes and behaviors affect our brain and biology.

group polarization

Psychology; Social psychology

Group-produced enhancement of members’ preexisting tendencies; a strengthening of the members’ average tendency, not a split within the group.

deindividuation

Psychology; Social psychology

Loss of self-awareness and evaluation apprehension; occurs in group situations that foster responsiveness to group norms, good or bad.

self-serving bias self-serving attributions

Psychology; Social psychology

Self-serving bias: the tendency to perceive oneself favorably. Self-serving attributions: a form of self-serving bias; the tendency to attribute positive outcomes to oneself and ...