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ERIC Number: EJ163795
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Some Attitudinal and Cognitive Consequences of Thought
Tesser, Abraham; Cowan, Claudia L.
Journal of Research in Personality, 11, 2, 216-26, Jun 77
Considers the hypothesis that thought results in the "reinterpretation" of inconsistent beliefs so as to make them more consistent with the initial attitude direction. The resulting cognitions, being more univocal would, in turn, produce attitude polarization. (Author/RK)
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