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Quote about the 'fundamental attribution error' from a fascinating interview with Richard Nisbett, Ph.D., professor of psychology and Co-Director of the Culture and Cognition Program at the University of Michigan; which you can read in full via the following link. #psychology

from Teachers Pay Teachers

Social Psychology Bingo

This an interesting activity involving students to learn social psychological terms through a game. It works well in groups of four students, each taking a turn to ask the questions. This game includes the following 20 terms: • Fundamental attribution error • Altruistic behaviour • Attitudes • Attribution • Conformity • Discrimination • Groupthink • Prejudice • Proximity • Social Loafing • Stereotypes • Obedience • Compliance • Persuasion • By-stander effect • Socia...

from Fast Company

The Fundamental Attribution Error: It's the Situation, Not the Person

Sometimes what looks like a problem with a person is really a problem with the situation. Let me tell you the story of a woman named Amanda who worked...