ERIC Number: EJ362128
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Why Informed Groups Make Faulty Decisions: An Investigation of Possible Interaction-Based Explanations.
Hirokawa, Randy Y.
Small Group Behavior, v18 n1 p3-29 Feb 1987
Analyzed group discussions associated with 68 high-quality and 29 low-quality decisions made by comparably informed groups using cross-contact comparison. Found vigilance, second-guessing, and accurate information processing associated with high-quality decisions; faulty information processing and improbable fantasy chains with low-quality decisions. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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