ERIC Number: EJ638826
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Social Identity in Adolescence.
Tarrant, Mark; North, Adrian C.; Edridge, Mark D.; Kirk, Laura E.; Smith, Elizabeth A.; Turner, Roisin E.
Journal of Adolescence, v24 n5 p597-609 Oct 2001
Social identity theory (SIT) was used to investigate effects of social categorization on adolescents' intergroup behaviour. Participants displayed consistent ingroup-favouring behaviour in their ratings: the ingroup was associated to a greater extent than the outgroup with positively valued dimensions, and to a lesser extent with negatively valued dimensions. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom