ashnay

Mention the four functions that are played by attitudes.

Can you list the major attitude functions. Only provide the names.
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prindhorn
"Utilitarian function, Ego defensive function, Value expressive function, Knowledge function. Source: http://in.docsity.com/en-docs/Consumer_Needs_and_Involvment_-_Consumer_Behavior_-_Solved_Quiz_"
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mcboon
Attitudes serve four major functions for the individual: the adjustments function, the ego defensive function, the value expressive function the knowledge function. Ultimately these functions serve people’s need to protect and enhance the image they hold of themselves. In more general terms, these functions are the motivational bases which shape and reinforce positive attitudes toward goal objects perceived as need satisfying and / or negative attitudes toward other objects perceived as punishing or threatening. These situations are diagrammed in Figure below. The functions themselves can help us to understand why people hold the attitudes they do toward psychological objects.
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