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Intergroup conflict

Intergroup cooperation

Prejudice, discrimination, and diversity

Violence, conflict resolution, and peace

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References & Bibliography

Key texts


  • Quattrone, G. A. (1986). On the perception of a group’s variability. In S. Worchel and W. G. Austin (eds.) Psychology of intergroup relations (2nd edn.). Chicago: Nelson-Hall.
  • Sherif, M., Harvey, O. J., White, B. J., Hood, W. R., & Sherif, C. W. (1961). Intergroup cooperation and competition: The Robbers Cave experiment. Norman, OK: University Book Exchange
  • Worchel,S. and Austin, L. W.(eds.), Psychology of Intergroup Relations. Chigago: Nelson-Hall.
  • Sherif, M. (1966) In common predicament: Social psychology of intergroup conflict and cooperation, Boston: Houghton-Mifflin
  • Tajfel, H. (1982) Social identity and intergroup relations, Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press
  • Tajfel, H. and Turner, J. C. (1986). The social identity theory of inter-group behavior. In S. Worchel and L. W. Austin (eds.), Psychology of Intergroup Relations. Chigago: Nelson-Hall.


  • Tajfel, H. (1970). Experiments in intergroup discrimination. Scientific American, 223, 96-102.

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