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Intergroup bias.

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This chapter reviews the extensive literature on bias in favor of in-groups at the expense of out-groups. We focus on five issues and identify areas for future research: (a) measurement and conceptual issues (especially in-group favoritism vs. out-group derogation, and explicit vs. implicit measures of bias); (b) modern theories of bias highlighting motivational explanations (social identity, optimal distinctiveness, uncertainty reduction, social dominance, terror management); (c) key moderat...

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Journal:
Annual review of psychology
Volume:
53
Pages:
575-604
Publication date:
2002-01-01
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EISSN:
1545-2085
ISSN:
0066-4308
URN:
uuid:6a681711-fac8-4747-93b2-e300f1edd02f
Source identifiers:
21213
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pubs:21213

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