Each of following is intended to give an ex of: situational attribution, dispositional attribution; recognize which is which and discuss your choice for each.
1. Tom picked up that wallet and returned it since he’s an honest man.
2. Denise was freshly laid off from her job due to the significant downturn which the economy had taken.
3. John watches Betty slip on stairs outside their apartment building and mutters to himself that Betty is the uncoordinated “klutz” who was not paying attention to what she was doing.
4. Kathy picked up that wallet and returned it since she saw us watching her and she knew we had report her to police if she did not.