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ERIC Number: EJ144306
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1975
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Thought and Number of Cognitions as Determinants of Attitude Change
Tesser, Abraham; Cowan, Claudia L.
Social Behavior and Personality, 3, 2, 165-172, 75
Previous research has shown that thinking about some attitude object results in more polarized attitudes than being distracted from thinking about the object. In this study, 64 subjects indicate their attitudes toward fictitious persons. After thinking about the person or being distracted from thinking about the person, they again scaled their attitude. (Author)
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