Discuss 5 of the most common cognitive changes that happen as we age. Can they be manipulated in any way to prolong favorable out comes?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 24, 2018, 9:22 pm ad1c9bdddf
Cognitive changes throughout our developmental years.
Does Cognitive Dissonance Explain Why Behavior Can Change Attitude?
Prepare an analysis of Issue 5: Does Cognitive Dissonance Explain Why Behavior Can Change Attitudes? as presented by Nier (2010).
As a part of your analysis, address the following items:
1) Define consonant and dissonant cognitions
2) Analyze the influence that consonant and dissonant cognitions have on attitudes and behavior.
3) Analyze the concept of persuasion as it relates to these concepts