10. Social and Cognitive Influences in Group Brainstorming: Predicting Production Gains and Losses

  1. Wolfgang Stroebe Professor of Social, Organizational and Health Psychology Fellow of the British Psychological Society4 and
  2. Miles Hewstone Fellow of New College5
  1. Paul B. Paulus1,
  2. Karen Leggett Dugosh2,
  3. Mary T. Dzindolet1,
  4. Hamit Coskun3 and
  5. Vicky L. Putman1

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470013478.ch10

European Review of Social Psychology, Volume 12

European Review of Social Psychology, Volume 12

How to Cite

Paulus, P. B., Dugosh, K. L., Dzindolet, M. T., Coskun, H. and Putman, V. L. (2005) Social and Cognitive Influences in Group Brainstorming: Predicting Production Gains and Losses, in European Review of Social Psychology, Volume 12 (eds W. Stroebe and M. Hewstone), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470013478.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Utrecht University, The Netherlands

  2. 5

    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Psychology, Box 19528, University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Psychology and Human Ecology, Cameron University, Lawton, OK 73505, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Psychology, Abant Izzet Baysal University, Bolu, Turkey

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 28 DEC 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471486756

Online ISBN: 9780470013472

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Keywords:

  • group brainstorming;
  • evaluation apprehension;
  • production blocking

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Production Losses in Group Brainstorming

  • Social Comparison Processes in Group Brainstorming

  • A Social/Cognitive Influence Model of Performance of Group Brainstorming

  • Reducing Production Losses

  • Production Gains in Brainstorming Groups

  • Implications and Future Directions

  • References