Social Reality: Why Accuracy Dominates Bias and Self-Fulfilling Prophecy.
Lee Jussim, Rutgers University.
Published by Oxford University Press.
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Jussim, L. (2012). Social Perception and
Social Reality: Why Accuracy Dominates Bias and Self-Fulfilling Prophecy. New
York: Oxford University Press.
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Introduction: This Book, Basic Ideas,
Part 2, The
Awesome Power of Expectations to Create
Reality and Distort Perceptions
Part 3, The Less Than Awesome Power of
Expectations to Create Reality and Distort
Part 4, Accuracy:
Criteria, Components, and Cognitive Processes
Part 5, The Quest for the Powerful
Part 7, Conclusion
Keywords: Social psychology,
social perception, person perception, bias, self-fulfilling prophecies,
expectancies, interpersonal expectations, teacher