Prejudice reduction, collective action, and then what?

Abrams, Dominic and Vasiljevic, Milica and Wardrop, Hazel M. (2012) Prejudice reduction, collective action, and then what? Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 35 (06). pp. 425-426. ISSN 0140-525X. (doi:https://doi.org/10.1017/S0140525X12001136) (Full text available)

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Abstract

Comments on an article by Dixon et al. (see record 2013-00410-001). Despite downsides, it must, on balance, be good to reduce prejudice. Despite upsides, collective action can also have destructive outcomes. Improving intergroup relations requires multiple levels of analysis involving a broader approach to prejudice reduction, awareness of potential conflict escalation, development of intergroup understanding, and promotion of a wider human rights perspective.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled keywords: negative evaluations, prejudice, intergroup emotions, intergroup beliefs, social justice, collective action, social change
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Psychology
Depositing User: M.L. Barnoux
Date Deposited: 29 Oct 2013 15:33 UTC
Last Modified: 17 Jan 2017 11:56 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/35770 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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