What is SOCIAL-ADJUSTIVE FUNCTION OF AN ATTITUDE?

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the role a person's attitude plays in starting social interactions and enhancing cohesion in groups. Also read about the defensive function of an attitude; functional approach to attitudes.

SOCIAL-ADJUSTIVE FUNCTION OF AN ATTITUDE: "The social adjustive function of an attitude causes cohesion among members of a group."

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