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181. Social Cognition: Understanding Impression Formation

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This Psychology Factsheet explains theories about how we form impressions of other people, identifies some sources of bias in the process, and describes relevant research. Guidance is also given on writing effective examination answers on this topic and terms in bold are explained in the glossary. The worksheet allows you to test your knowledge in exam style questions.

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September 2015

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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