Space Technology Papers

  • The Groupthink Theory

    1219 words, 5 pages

    The Groupthink Theory “Researchers have studied the influence of group pressure on individual members” (Byars and Rue, 2007, 238). As defined by Byars and Rue “when group members lose their ability to think as individuals and conform at the expense of their good judgment, groupthink occurs. Members become unwilling to say anything against the group or any member, even if an action is wrong” (Byars and Rue, 2007, 238). “Keeping a group together under any circumstance is a goal in itself. Groups with this goal believe that the group is indestructible and always right. Group members justify

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    Monica Morris

    593 words, 3 pages

    Monica Morris • Civil inattention goffman idea where are we when these street acts take place we are on the street. The normal action in north American cities is characterized by civil inattention that is what usually prevails between strangers • We don’t bang into each other on the sidewalks we are aware of what is happening around us. We don’t move inot other peoples space • Street is also characterized by silence. We don’t speak to each other people on the street look at you and say good morning in other countires it is not typical in north American countires • Norm of

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