SOCIAL ANCHORING

basing your attitudes, actions and values on the position by taken by other people. Social anchoring implies a person's lack of capability in making accurate and independent judgements.

SOCIAL ANCHORING: "Social anchoring implies a person's inability to make independent judgements."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOCIAL ANCHORING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-anchoring/ (accessed September 9, 2019).
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