SOC 988 - Advanced Seminars in Social Psychology
Section: 001 Contemporary Issues in Attitudes & Social Judgment
Term: FA 2018
Subject: Sociology (SOC)
Department: LSA Sociology
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Advisory Prerequisites:
Graduate standing and permission of instructor.
May be repeated for credit.
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The course covers contemporary issues in attitudes and social judgment research from a social information processing perspective. The attitude topics include different conceptualizations of attitudes; persuasion and attitude change; cognitive and communicative processes underlying attitude judgments; and the attitude-behavior relationship. The judgment topic focuses on lay inference strategies and include attribution; heuristics and biases; person perception; stereotyping; and contextual and conversational influences on social judgment. This course will focus primarily on cutting-edge research done in the field within the past five to ten years.

SOC 988 - Advanced Seminars in Social Psychology
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001 (SEM)
12Enrollment Management
M 12:00PM - 3:00PM
003 (SEM)
Th 9:00AM - 12:00PM
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