Affiliation: University of Connecticut
- Ethnocentrism and the value of a human lifeFelicia Pratto
Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1020, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 95:1411-28. 2008..Results demonstrate that categorization, competitive context, and individual propensities for prejudice influence how much one values lives...
- Social dominance orientation: revisiting the structure and function of a variable predicting social and political attitudesArnold K Ho
Department of Psychology, Harvard University, William James Hall, 33 Kirkland Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Pers Soc Psychol Bull 38:583-606. 2012..Fundamentally, these analyses begin to establish the existence of complementary psychological orientations underlying the preference for group-based dominance and inequality...
- The irony of harmony: intergroup contact can produce false expectations for equalityTamar Saguy
Department of Psychology, Yale University, Box 208205, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
Psychol Sci 20:114-21. 2009..More positive intergroup contact was associated with increased perceptions of Jews as fair, which in turn predicted decreased support for social change. Implications for social change are considered...
- I continue to feel so good about us: in-group identification and the use of social identity--enhancing strategies to reduce intragroup dissonanceDemis E Glasford
John Jay College, Department of Psychology, 445 West 59th Street, New York, NY 10019, USA
Pers Soc Psychol Bull 35:415-27. 2009..e., out-group derogation) over a strategy less effective at social identity enhancement (i.e., activism to change the behavior of the group). Implications for intergroup relations are discussed...