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Putting the "Social" Back in Social Psychology

Klein, Colin


According to Fiske and Taylor, the difference between thinking of humans is denoted as Activated Actors versus as Motivated Tacticians. Activated Actors are pushovers, even despite their best intentions. Motivated Tacticians, by contrast, are continually and strategically evaluating their social environment. However, the difference between Activated Actors and Motivated Tacticians doesn't line up neatly with many distinctions that philosophers care about. Both emphasize the importance of...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2020
Type: Book chapter
DOI: 10.4324/9781003026273-20


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