Fail to recognize statistical phenomenon extreme scores or behavior tend to return back to average
how we explains behavior, analyze and discuss why things happen as they do, especially when it is negative or unexpected.
Effortless automatic inference of a trait after exposure to someone’s behavior
once visible person reseeds in memory the observer often give more and more credit to the situation.
Circumstances can also shift our perspective on ourselves. If forced to focus on ourselves and not environment it makes us more sensitive to our attitudes and dispositions.
We observe others from a different perspective then we observe ourselves
We are taught differently and look at situations form different views therefore have different explanations. I.E collectivism vs individualism
Self fulfilling prophecy
belief that leads to its own fulfillment.
peoples social expectation’s lead them to behave in ways that cause others to confirm their expectations
-think athletes are jerks, not nice to them, there jerks to u