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The extended contact hypothesis: a meta-analysis on 20 years of research

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According to the extended contact hypothesis, knowing that in-group members have cross-group friends improves attitudes toward this out-group. This meta-analysis covers the 20 years of research that currently exists on the extended contact hypothesis, and consists of 248 effect sizes from 115 studies. The aggregate relationship between extended contact and intergroup attitudes was r = .25, 95% confidence interval (CI) = [.22, .27], which reduced to r = .17, 95% CI = [.14, .19] after removing ...

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Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1177/1088868318762647

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Oxford college:
New College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
SAGE Publications Publisher's website
Journal:
Personality and Social Psychology Review Journal website
Volume:
23
Issue:
2
Pages:
132–160
Publication date:
2018-04-19
Acceptance date:
2018-04-18
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EISSN:
1532-7957
ISSN:
1088-8683
Pubs id:
pubs:843550
URN:
uri:087ee470-460c-4941-9ba0-0775447f3732
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uuid:087ee470-460c-4941-9ba0-0775447f3732
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pubs:843550

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