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DD307 Social psychology: critical perspectives on self and others


Question: TMA 06 Critically discuss the understandings of individual differences produced by trait theory and personal construct theory. Interrogate these different understandings by reference to the theme of power relations.

Answer: This assignment critically explores the understandings of individual differences produced by trait...


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  • Subject: Social psychology: critical perspectives
  • Course: DD307
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 88%
  • Words: 1995
  • Date submitted: April 18, 2012
  • Date written: September, 2011
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 4072

Question: TMA 02 COMPARE AND CONTRAST THE AIMS AND METHODS OF TRAIT THEORY WITH THOSE OF PERSONAL CONSTRUCT THEORY.

Answer: Traits: a moderately, stable characteristic, that distinguishes one individual from another. Or...


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  • Subject: Social psychology: critical perspectives
  • Course: DD307
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 74%
  • Words: 1600
  • Date submitted: August 18, 2014
  • Date written: January, 2014
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 5971

Question: TMA 01 ‘The methods available to social psychology have the potential to reflect the richness and complexity of people’s lived experience in its setting, but they may also limit, constrain and distort it’ (Hollway, Lucy and Phoenix, 2007, p.35).

Discuss with reference to the cognitive social perspective and one other social psychological perspective.

Answer: Social psychology is the study of experiences of individuals in social contexts...


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  • Subject: Social psychology: critical perspectives
  • Course: DD307
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 73%
  • Words: 1508
  • Date submitted: April 18, 2012
  • Date written: February, 2011
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 4073

Question: TMA 01 EXPLAIN THE PLACE OF ANONYMITY IN THEORIES OF CROWD BEHAVIOUR. IS IT ALWAYS ASSOCIATED WITH A “LOSS OF SELF”?

Answer: Anonymity: an individual is immersed in group/crowd behaviour, being a separate person...


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  • Subject: Social psychology: critical perspectives
  • Course: DD307
  • Level: Degree
  • Year: 2nd/3rd
  • Mark: 72%
  • Words: 1604
  • Date submitted: August 18, 2014
  • Date written: November, 2013
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 5969

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