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Living Apart, Living Together? The Role of Intergroup Contact in Social Integration: 2006 Joint British Academy/British Psychological Society Lecture

MILES HEWSTONE

in Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 162, 2008 Lectures

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264584
eISBN:
9780191734069
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264584.003.0009
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This lecture presents the text of the speech about the role of intergroup contact in social integration delivered by the author at the 2006 Joint British Academy/British Psychological Society Lecture ... More


Social Contact and Inter-Ethnic Attitudes: The Importance of Contact Experiences in Schools

Ralf Wölfer, Miles Hewstone, and Eva Jaspers

in Growing up in Diverse Societies: The Integration of the Children of Immigrants in England, Germany, the Netherlands, and Sweden

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780197266373
eISBN:
9780191879562
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266373.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

Despite six decades of research in the field of intergroup contact, the special role of the school setting as a key context for mixing has, after an initial focus on studies of school desegregation ... More


Online Intergroup Contact

Béatrice S. Hasler and Yair Amichai-Hamburger

in The Social Net: Understanding our online behavior

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199639540
eISBN:
9780191747748
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199639540.003.0012
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter examines the literature on intergroup contact as a means of reducing bias among rival groups in conflict. The basis is the Contact Hypothesis, the leading theory in the field, which ... More


Restorying Self and Other: An American Experiment

Phillip L. Hammack

in Narrative and the Politics of Identity: The Cultural Psychology of Israeli and Palestinian Youth

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780195394467
eISBN:
9780199863488
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195394467.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter addresses the second overarching research question on the cultural psychology of Israeli and Palestinian youth: What role does intergroup contact appear to assume in the development of a ... More


Obama’s Potential to Transform the Racial Attitudes of White Americans

John F. Dovidio, Samuel L. Gaertner, Tamar Saguy, and Eric Hehman

in The Obamas and a (Post) Racial America?

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199735204
eISBN:
9780199894581
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199735204.003.0011
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The election of Barack Obama as President of the United States can have profound impact, currently and into the future, on Whites’ racial attitudes by providing unprecedented virtual intergroup ... More


Tolerance and the Contact Hypothesis: A Field Experiment

Donald P. Green and Janelle S. Wong

in The Political Psychology of Democratic Citizenship

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
April 2010
ISBN:
9780195335453
eISBN:
9780199893904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195335453.003.0010
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

The contact hypothesis predicts that racial prejudice diminishes when whites and non-whites interact in a setting that fosters cooperation among people of equal status. This hypothesis has seldom, if ... More


Theory

Ana Bracic

in Breaking the Exclusion Cycle: How to Promote Cooperation between Majority and Minority Ethnic Groups

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190050672
eISBN:
9780190050702
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190050672.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Chapter 2 uses the examples of Batwa in Uganda, black and Latino boys in Oakland, Muslim immigrants in France, and Jews in Vienna to present and develop the theory of the exclusion cycle. The ... More


Contact

Ana Bracic

in Breaking the Exclusion Cycle: How to Promote Cooperation between Majority and Minority Ethnic Groups

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190050672
eISBN:
9780190050702
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190050672.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Chapter 5, the second empirical chapter, explores the non-Roma parts of the exclusion cycle. It introduces the second Slovenian research site, Murska Sobota, which closely matches the first site, ... More


Social Attitudes and Intergroup Contact in a Global World

Robyn M. Holmes

in Cultural Psychology: Exploring Culture and Mind in Diverse Communities

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
April 2020
ISBN:
9780199343805
eISBN:
9780197503089
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199343805.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

Chapter 9 explores the ways culture shapes our attitudes, feelings, and the nature of intergroup contact. It discusses attitudes, prejudice, stereotypes, discrimination, culture-specific and ... More


Commemorating Racial Violence as Intergroup Contact

Claire Whitlinger

in Between Remembrance and Repair: Commemorating Racial Violence in Philadelphia, Mississippi

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781469656335
eISBN:
9781469656359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469656335.003.0008
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter explains how the fortieth anniversary commemoration was able to generate a collective identity and commitment to memory activism across a diverse group of citizens. Drawing insights from ... More


Introduction

Ana Bracic

in Breaking the Exclusion Cycle: How to Promote Cooperation between Majority and Minority Ethnic Groups

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190050672
eISBN:
9780190050702
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190050672.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Chapter 1 introduces the book. It discusses the importance of social exclusion and justifies the book’s focus on the role that individual behaviors play in perpetuating it. The Chapter presents the ... More


Coming Out, Entertainment Television, and the Youth Revolt

Jeremiah J. Garretson

in The Path to Gay Rights: How Activism and Coming Out Changed Public Opinion

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781479822133
eISBN:
9781479824236
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479822133.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter begins by describing the dramatic increase in direct contact of the American public with LGBTQ people documented using polling data. Trends in depictions of LGBTQ people on television ... More


Commemoration Is a Constant Struggle

Claire Whitlinger

in Between Remembrance and Repair: Commemorating Racial Violence in Philadelphia, Mississippi

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781469656335
eISBN:
9781469656359
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469656335.003.0009
Subject:
History, African-American History

Readers may be familiar with Civil Rights Movement adage: “freedom is a constant struggle.” This concluding chapter demonstrates how commemoration is a constant struggle, highlighting the ... More


Full Circle

Ana Bracic

in Breaking the Exclusion Cycle: How to Promote Cooperation between Majority and Minority Ethnic Groups

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190050672
eISBN:
9780190050702
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190050672.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Chapter 7, the concluding chapter, underscores the book’s central finding on Roma/non- Roma cooperation using evidence from experiments in two Slovene towns. Roma and non-Roma behaviors from Novo ... More


Coming Out of the Closet and Its Influence, 1985–2013

Michael J. Rosenfeld

in The Rainbow after the Storm: Marriage Equality and Social Change in the U.S.

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
November 2021
ISBN:
9780197600436
eISBN:
9780197600474
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197600436.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Marriage and the Family, Gender and Sexuality

Chapter 7 provides a variety of social science data analysis to show that contact between gays and lesbians and their straight family and friends was responsible for the dramatic liberalization of ... More


From the Other Side

Ana Bracic

in Breaking the Exclusion Cycle: How to Promote Cooperation between Majority and Minority Ethnic Groups

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780190050672
eISBN:
9780190050702
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190050672.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, European Union

Chapter 6, the third and final empirical chapter, explores Roma engagement in survival strategies, focusing on three factors that might affect it: deprivation, personal experience of discrimination, ... More


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