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ERIC Number: EJ460325
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0022-4545
Intragroup Cohesiveness and Reciprocal Social Influence in Male and Female Discussion Groups.
Barnard, William A.; And Others
Journal of Social Psychology, v132 n2 p179-88 Apr 1992
Presents study results examining social pressure within sexually homogenous groups. Explains that cohesiveness, based on common beliefs, was established in half of the sample while prevented in the remainder. Reports that groups were required to reach consensus after conflict was introduced. Concludes that low cohesion groups showed the greatest opinion change regardless of group gender. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers; Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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