Social Psychology of Groups

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Read the attached article (“Jury Diversity.Article”) and respond to the following items in a 2 page response paper. Please use regular vocabulary and only the psychology terms that are available for the response.

  1. Explain the elements of the study in your own words.
    1. Identify the independent variables and explain how they are manipulated.
    2. Identify the dependent variables and explain how they are measured.
    3. Briefly describe the procedure.
  2. Explain (again in your own words) the purpose of the pre-deliberation measurement. What did the author expect to find on this variable and why? Were the results consistent with expectation?
  3. What were the other results? That is, what effect did diversity have on jury decision making after deliberation? Briefly summarize and explain the results in your own words.

 

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