Prozesse der Konstruktion sozialer Wirklichkeit

  • Thomas KesslerEmail author
  • Immo Fritsche
Part of the Basiswissen Psychologie book series (BASPSY)


Prozesse des Denkens und der Informationsverarbeitung erklären wie Menschen ihre Urteile bilden, wie sie Wissen aus dem Gedächtnis abrufen und wie sie dieses Wissen in einer gegebenen Situation integrieren. In diesem Kapitel wird die Unterscheidung zwischen intuitiven und kontrollierten Prozessen eingeführt. Es werden verschiedene Urteils- und Entscheidungsheuristiken vorgestellt und anhand von Beispielen verdeutlicht. Hier soll auch auf eine kurze Diskussion der Rationalität bzw. Irrationalität „heuristischen Denkens“ eingegangen werden. Neben den unterschiedlichen Prozessen des Denkens werden auch Einflüsse aktivierten Wissens auf Urteile und Entscheidungen beschrieben. In diesem Zusammenhang wird insbesondere auf die positiven und negativen Aspekte der Aktivierung sozialer Stereotype eingegangen.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Friedrich-Schiller-Universität JenaJenaDeutschland
  2. 2.Universität LeipzigLeipzigDeutschland

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