Coping with Minority Status: Responses to Exclusion and Inclusion

Coping with Minority Status: Responses to Exclusion and Inclusion

by Fabrizio Butera

Analyzes the strategies that minorities use in coping with majorities.See more details below


Analyzes the strategies that minorities use in coping with majorities.

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Cambridge University Press
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Introduction Fabrizio Butera and John M. Levine; Part I. Coping with Exclusion: Being Excluded for Who You Are: 1. On being the target of prejudice: educational implications Michael Inzlicht, Joshua Aronson, and Rodolfo Mendoza-Denton; 2. To climb or not to climb? When minorities stick to the floor Margarita Sanchez-Mazas and Annalisa Casini; 3. Managing the message: using social influence and attitude change strategies to confront interpersonal discrimination Janet Swim, Sarah Gervais, Nicholas Pearson, and Charles Stangor; 4. A new representation of minorities as victims Serge Moscovici and Juan Pérez; 5. Marginalization through social ostracism: effects of being ignored and excluded Kipling Williams and Adrienne Carter-Sowell; Part II. Coping with Exclusion: Being Excluded for What You Think and Do: 6. Delinquents as a minority group: accidental tourists in forbidden territory or voluntary emigrées? Nicholas Emler; 7. Minority group identification: responses to discrimination when group membership is controllable Jolanda Jetten and Nyla Branscombe; 8. Coping with stigmatization: smokers' reactions to antismoking campaigns Juan Manuel Falomir-Pichastor, Armand Chatard, Gabriel Mugny, and Alain Quiamzade; 9. Terrorism as a tactic of minority influence Xiaoyan Chen and Arie Kruglanski; 10. The stigma of racist activism Kathleen Blee; 11. Why groups fall apart: a social psychological model of the schismatic process Fabio Sani; Part III. Coping with Inclusion: 12. Multiple identities and the paradox of social inclusion Manuela Barreto and Naomi Ellemers; 13. Pro-minority policies and cultural change: a dilemma for minorities Angelica Mucchi-Faina; 14. Influence without credit: how successful minorities respond to social cyptomnesia Fabrizio Butera, John Levine, and Jean-Pierre Vernet; 15. Influence and its aftermath: motives for agreement among minorities and majorities Radmila Prislin and Niels Christensen.

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