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Lee Ross

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Jordan Hall, Building 420 Room 380
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(650) 725-2449

Research Summary

Attributional processes and biases. Strategies and shortcomings in lay judgment and decision making. Basis of (and biases in) knowledge about self and others; egocentrism and "naive realism." Sources of interpersonal and intergroup conflict. Barriers to conflict resolution and techniques for overcoming such barriers.


Ph.D. Social Psychology, Columbia University, 1969