Prozesse und Strukturen in Kleingruppen

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


Wodurch entstehen Gruppen und durch welche Merkmale zeichnen sie sich aus? In diesem Kapitel werden Merkmale und Strukturen sozialer Gruppen eingeführt. Hier wird eine Verbindung zu vorherigen Kapiteln hergestellt, indem die Rolle von sozialen Normen sowie des geteilten Wissens bei der Formierung und Stabilisierung von Gruppen hervorgehoben wird (z. B. Gruppenkohäsion, Rollendifferenzierungen, usw.). Es werden Bedingungen vorgestellt, die die Leistungsfähigkeit von Gruppen beeinflussen (z. B. Führungsverhalten). Wir werden sowohl problematische Aspekte der Leistung von Gruppen (Gruppendenken, verborgene Profile von Expertengruppen, usw.) als auch positive Aspekte des Arbeitens in Gruppen (soziale Unterstützung, Aufbau einer positiven Identität, Köhler-Effekt, usw.) diskutieren.


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Authors and Affiliations

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

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