SUCKER EFFECT

end product of the idea that person who doesn't want that group members think of him in negative manner, decreases his personal engagement in group activities because he believes that he will be thought of as sucker if working too hard.

SUCKER EFFECT: "Example: Sucker effect is also called social loafing, and has been researched by the Ringelmann."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SUCKER EFFECT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sucker-effect/ (accessed November 26, 2020).
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