Learning Goal: I’m working on a psychology question and need an explanation and

Learning Goal: I’m working on a psychology question and need an explanation and answer to help me learn.In a few sentences, please respond to each of the following questions. Up to 10 points can be earned for a completed assignment, with partial credit available for incomplete responses.Define the term social influence and explain how each of the following forms of social influence occur: conformity; compliance; symbolic social influence; obedience
Define the term conformity, explain what took place during the Asch experiments conducted in the 1950’s, and discuss the results and implications of this famous study on our understanding of social pressures
Discuss the factors that are likely to result in an increase in conformity such as cohesiveness, group size, gender and culture
Define the terms social norms and social roles. Discuss what took place during the Stanford prison experiment in 1971, and discuss the results and implications of this famous study on our understanding of social pressures
Discuss your opinion on why the majority of us are likely to succumb to social pressures, yet most of us claim that we would be unlikely to fall victim to these pressures. Support your response
Define the term compliance and describe the following underlying principles of compliance: friendship/liking; commitment; scarcity; reciprocity; social validation; authority
Describe each of the following tactics for compliance: foot-in-the-door; door-in-the-face; low ball; that’s-not-all; deadline; playing hard to get. Which tactic do think would result in the highest level of success and why? Support your response
Define the term obedience, explain what took place during the Milgram obedience studies in the 1960’s, and discuss the results and implications of these famous studies on our understanding of social influence. Why were these studies considered highly unethical, and how were more contemporary researchers able to demonstrate similar results without violating ethical guidelines?
Define the term modeling and how it relates to the process of observational learning. How was this form of learning discovered, and what does it demonstrate to us about the power of social media? Support your response
RubricAssignmentsAssignmentsCriteriaRatingsPtsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeDescription of CriterionEach assignment consists of a series of short-answer essay questions addressing the objectives for each chapter10 ptsExemplaryAssignment meets all the requirements addressed below. Every question must be answered in 2-3 sentences with sufficient supporting details. All necessary references/citations are included8 ptsAccomplishedAssignment meets all the requirements addressed below. The majority of questions are answered in 2-3 sentences with sufficient supporting detailed examples. Most references/citations have been included where needed5 ptsDevelopingAssignment meets all the requirements addressed below. A portion of the questions are answered with limited supporting examples. A portion of the references/citations are missing where needed0 ptsNo PointsThere is no contribution for this assignment, or the assignment either lacks a sufficient number of responses or references/citations are excluded completely10 ptsTotal Points: 10

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