Langston, Advanced Cognitive Psychology, Notes 9 -- The social context

The social context in which cognition takes place can have a profound and often unrealized influence. These are just some examples.
  1. Maloney, E. A., Ramirez, G., Gunderson, E. A., Levine, S. C., & Beilock, S. L. (2015). Intergenerational effects of parents' math anxiety on children's math achievement and anxiety. Psychological Science, 26, 1480-1488. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0956797615592630
  2. Halkjelsvik, T., & Rise, J. (2015). Persistence motives in irrational decisions to complete a boring task. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 41, 90-102. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0146167214557008
  3. FeldmanHall, O., Raio, C. M., Kubota, J. T., Seiler, M. G., & Phelps, E. A. (2015). The effects of social context and acute stress on decision making under uncertainty. Psychological Science, 26, 1918-1926. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0956797615605807
  4. Coman, A., & Berry, J. N. (2015). Infectious cognition: Risk perception affects socially shared retrieval-induced forgetting of medical information. Psychological Science, 26, 1965-1971. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0956797615609438
  5. Goudeau, S., & Croizet, J.-C. (2017). Hidden advantages and disadvantages of social class: How classroom settings reproduce social inequality by staging unfair comparison. Psychological Science, 28, 162-170. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0956797616676600

Advanced Cognitive Psychology Notes 9
Will Langston

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