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By J Richard Eiser,Joop van der Pligt

The thought of angle has lengthy been a crucial a part of social mental theories. it can be crucial in different disciplines too, comparable to economics, company reviews, politics and sociology. initially released in 1988, the authors of this article express how attitudes and explanations are an important in human decision-making, and discover the connection among them. they give the impression of being heavily on the genuine context of people’s attitudes and behavior, declaring that attitudes are either a social product and an intrinsic a part of social motion.


The authors exhibit that theories of judgment, attitudes, attribution and decision-making could make vital contributions to social matters similar to the employment of nuclear power, the garage of nuclear waste, healthiness behaviour and clinical decision-making. They emphasize that social psychology is suitable to a wide selection of social matters, deriving from the theoretical and specific tools that social psychology has developed.

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