Category Archives: Social Psych
In this clip, Phoebe has very negative feelings about Pottery Barn, but when she learns that ALL of their loved living room furniture comes from PB, she has to come to terms with her belief. Cognitive Dissonance- Friends
http://www.schooltube.com/video/3454445cc84b47a990b3/Waldner%20Psych%2020%2009%20HIMYM%20Clip%20-%20Cognitive%20Dissonance In this clip, Lilly, Robin and Marshall experience cognitive dissonance. Thanks to @amyramponi for the clip!
This clip from “The Dark Knight” features the just world phenomenon and social trap. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tc1awt6v2M0
Amy Farrah Fowler explains why humans have a natural urge to ostracize others.
A teacher took the liberty of editing out Cartman’s potty mouth in this clip. The boys go to shovel snow and everyone shovels except Cartman. Fun example of the door in the face technique and social loafing. I wish the … Continue reading →
Though, not a television show, it’s been appearing on television lately! This Volkswagen commercial can be used when teaching social learning (and perhaps a bit of marketing too!)
http://www.thedailyshow.com/watch/thu-august-16-2001/tampa-hot-spot This clip from The Daily Show from 2001 takes a look at the “summer of the shark” which could be used to take a playful look at the availability heuristic. It’s also a funny way to look at media … Continue reading →
In this clip, Kramer, George, Jerry and Elaine witness a man being carjacked. However, they do not help the man…and crack jokes instead.