social and cultural influence

social and cultural influence.

1. Consider social psychologist Sheena Iyengar’s description of the case of “Ballet Slippers” versus “Adorable.” If Americans are inundated with choices and differences between them are miniscule or non-existent, are we really freely choosing? If not, who is actually “choosing for us”?

https://www.learner.org/series/discovering-psychology/the-power-of-the-situation/

http://www.ted.com/talks/sheena_iyengar_on_the_art_of_choosing?language=en

social and cultural influence