Chapter 3. Social Judgment Theory: Applying and Extending Brunswik's Probabilistic Functionalism

  1. Derek J. Koehler and
  2. Nigel Harvey
  1. William M. Goldstein

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470752937.ch3

Blackwell Handbook of Judgment and Decision Making

Blackwell Handbook of Judgment and Decision Making

How to Cite

Goldstein, W. M. (2004) Social Judgment Theory: Applying and Extending Brunswik's Probabilistic Functionalism, in Blackwell Handbook of Judgment and Decision Making (eds D. J. Koehler and N. Harvey), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470752937.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405107464

Online ISBN: 9780470752937

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Keywords:

  • functionalism;
  • cognitive continuum;
  • research;
  • judgment;
  • elicit irrationality

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Elements of Brunswik's Probabilistic Functionalism

  • Application of Brunswikian Principles to Research on Judgment

  • Comparisons Between Social Judgment Theory and Other Approaches to Judgment and Decision Research

  • Summary