Advances in Intergroup Contact - download pdf or read online

Posted by

By Gordon Hodson,Miles Hewstone

ISBN-10: 1848720548

ISBN-13: 9781848720541

ISBN-10: 1848721145

ISBN-13: 9781848721142

Intergroup touch is still probably the most potent skill to lessen prejudice and clash among teams. The earlier decade has witnessed a dramatic resurgence of curiosity during this time-tested phenomenon, with researchers now concentrating on knowing whilst, why, and for whom touch does (and doesn't) paintings.

This new quantity makes a speciality of one of many most well liked subject matters within the social sciences: prejudice. masking not just simple ideas yet state-of-the-art findings and theoretical instructions, key questions surrounding this topic are addressed, such as:

  • how perceptions of alternative teams result in nervousness and avoidance;

  • how cross-group touch impacts the advance of prejudice in young children;

  • whether highly-prejudiced humans take advantage of touch;

  • how prestige and gear impression the effectiveness of touch.

In addition to exploring methodological demanding situations dealing with touch researchers, awareness is dedicated to prejudice interventions which are rooted in our realizing of touch results. those variety from zero-acquaintance touch to intimate cross-group friendships, or even contain simulated touch reviews.

This quantity attracts jointly world-renowned specialists in prejudice and intergroup touch to supply a long-awaited replace at the scenario in intergroup touch study. in addition to synthesizing and integrating the major subject matters, it additionally offers attainable new instructions for destiny study. Given the prominence of touch as a strong prejudice-reduction software, this booklet is a must-read for college kids and students of social psychology and sociology, in addition to policy-makers and practitioners.

Show description

Read Online or Download Advances in Intergroup Contact PDF

Best social psychology & interactions books

New PDF release: Connecting With Consumers: Marketing For New Marketplace

Those are interesting occasions for enterprise managers and advertising and marketing pros, but the demanding situations imposed by way of ongoing social and technological advancements are daunting. In an age during which agents can succeed in their audiences with larger facility than ever prior to, companies have by no means been much less answerable for their purchaser ambitions.

Download PDF by J. Aronoff,J. P. Wilson: Personality in the Social Process

First released in 1985. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Download e-book for kindle: The Curse of the Self: Self-Awareness, Egotism, and the by Mark R. Leary

Regardless of its seen benefits, our skill to be self-reflective comes at a excessive cost. Few humans detect how profoundly their lives are plagued by self-reflection or how often internal chatter interferes with their good fortune, pollutes their relationships with others, and undermines their happiness.

Download e-book for kindle: Advances in Group Processes by Shane R. Thye,Edward J. Lawler

Advances in team procedures publishes theoretical analyses, experiences and theory-based empirical chapters on workforce phenomena. The sequence adopts a wide belief of “group techniques. ” This comprises paintings on teams starting from the very small to the very huge, and on vintage and modern themes akin to prestige, strength, belief, justice, social impact, id, decision-making, intergroup family and social networks.

Additional resources for Advances in Intergroup Contact

Example text

Download PDF sample

Advances in Intergroup Contact by Gordon Hodson,Miles Hewstone

by Brian

Rated 4.84 of 5 – based on 30 votes