From a Social Psychology of obedience and conformity to that of agency and social change

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Introducing psychology to first year students comes with its own challenges of presenting it in a clear introductory manner, yet also triggering students to think critically about the theories they are presented with. If we were to think of social psychology as a discipline that mutually influences and is influenced by contemporary socio-political contexts, then we need to introduce the science as not only studying how individuals are inclined to adapt, conform, and assimilate to the world as is, but also how and under which conditions individuals are agents for social change. I will discuss challenges relating to applying classical theories to contemporary issues and suggestions for what could be incorporated.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TitelTeaching Tips : A Compendium of Conference Presentations on Teaching, 2016-17
ForlagSociety for the Teaching of Psychology
Publikationsdatookt. 2018
Sider343-345
ISBN (Elektronisk)978-1-941804-52-0
StatusUdgivet - okt. 2018
BegivenhedSixth Annual Psychology One Conference - Stanford University, Palo Alto, USA
Varighed: 13 jul. 201714 jul. 2017
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KonferenceSixth Annual Psychology One Conference
LokationStanford University
Land/OmrådeUSA
ByPalo Alto
Periode13/07/201714/07/2017
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