An overview of the interdisciplinary field of political psychology. Questions include: 1)Why do people engage in 'evil' behavior; 2)Why is there intergroup conflict; 3)How does the media alter political attitudes; and 4)Why do people make 'irrational political decisions? To answer these questions we will engage the situationist - dispositionist debate which shapes political behavior more, the situations in which individuals find themselves, or the psychological dispositions of those individuals?
|Term||Block||Title||Instructor||Location||Student Limit/ Available||Updated|
|Spring 2019||Block 6||Political Psychology||Dana Wolfe||TBA||25/25||08/17/2018|