Who got that Vocab?! : Cognitive Dissonance

This is the feeling of uncomfortable tension which comes from holding two conflicting thoughts in the mind at the same time.

Dissonance increases with:

-The importance of the subject to us.
-How strongly the dissonant thoughts conflict
-Our inability to rationalize and explain away the conflict



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    Posted: July 15th, 2010
    at 1:20am by orangemenace

    Categories: who got that vocab?!

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