Topic: Attitude: content, structure, function; its influence and relation with thought and behaviour; moral and political attitudes; social influence and persuasion.
7) Explain the relationship between attitude and behaviour. Do you think training can change attitude of people towards weaker sections of the society? Discuss. (250 words)
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Why this question:
The question aims to analyse the relationship between attitude and behaviour.
Key demand of the question:
Explain in detail the relationship between attitude and behaviour. In what way training can change attitude of people towards weaker sections of the society.
Discuss – This is an all-encompassing directive – you have to debate on paper by going through the details of the issues concerned by examining each one of them. You have to give reasons for both for and against arguments.
Structure of the answer:
Define what is attitude.
Explain what are the elements of attitude and behaviour, in what way the two are interrelated. attitude can be defined as what a person internalizes as its values and beliefs, what it carries to be disposed and what generally forms a character of a person. behavior finely abuts attitude. it’s a sum total summary of a person’s actions.
It can be called the visible form of attitude. or rather actions make the attitude visible in the form of person’s behavior.
Discuss the role of training in redefining and shaping one’s attitude.
Conclude with suitable examples and justify the importance of the two.