ERIC Number: EJ551271
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The Perception of an Out-Group after Provocation by One of Its Members.
Ruscher, Janet B.; O'Neal, Edgar C.; Hammer, Elliott D.
Journal of Social Psychology, v137 n1 p5-9 Feb 1997
Presents the results of an experiment that examined the extent to which a single provocative incident can exacerbate negative feelings toward a group as a whole. After hearing an audiotaped interview where a Latvian student criticized U.S. college students, the U.S. students responded differently to slides showing Latvians. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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