Intergroup Misunderstandings: Impact of Divergent Social Realities [NOOK Book]


This book examines how misunderstandings occur in intergroup interactions as a consequence of the divergences between interactants’ subjective realities (i.e., interpretations), goals, and strategies and beyond their positive or negative intentions.

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This book examines how misunderstandings occur in intergroup interactions as a consequence of the divergences between interactants’ subjective realities (i.e., interpretations), goals, and strategies and beyond their positive or negative intentions.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781136950988
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 2/1/2013
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 347
  • File size: 4 MB

Table of Contents

Preface xi

Editors xiii

Contributors xv

1 Intergroup Misunderstandings: Interactions and Divergences in Realities, Goals, and Strategies Stephanie Demoulin Jacques-Philippe Leyens John F. Dovidio 1

Part I Overarching Phenomena

2 Prejudice and Intergroup Interaction J. Nicole Shelton John F. Dovidio Michelle Hebl Jennifer A. Richeson 21

3 Acculturation and Immigrant-Host Community Relations in Multicultural Settings Richard Y. Bourhis Annie Montreuil Genevieve Barrette Elisa Montaruli 39

4 How Do They See Us? The Vicissitudes of Metaperception in Intergroup Relations Vincent Y. Yzerbyt Charles M. Judd Dominique Muller 63

5 Intergroup Misunderstandings in Emotion Communication Ursula Hess Reginald B. Adams, Jr. Robert E. Kleck 85

Part II Differences in Social Realities

6 Interpretation of Interaction: Responsiveness to Verbal and Nonverbal Cues Michelle Hebl John F. Dovidio Jennifer A. Richeson J. Nicole Shelton Samuel L. Gaertner Kerry Kawakami 101

7 Worlds Apart: The Universality of Racism Leads to Divergent Social Realities James M. Jones Shelly Engelman Carl E. Turner, Jr. Santiba Campbell 117

8 Why Do They Not Perceive Us as We Are? Ingroup Projection as a Source of Intergroup Misunderstanding Thomas Kessler Amelie Mummendey 135

9 Infrahumanization: The Differential Interpretation of Primary and Secondary Emotions Stephanie Demoulin Brezo Cortes Pozo Jacques-Philippe Leyens 153

10 Divergent Social Realities, Depending on Where You Sit: Perspectives From the Stereotype Content Model Susan T. Fiske Lasana T. Harris Ann Marie Russell J. Nicole Shelton 173

Part III Differences in Goals

11 Maintaining the Illusion of Meritocracy: HowMen and Women Interactively Sustain Gender Inequality at Work Naomi Ellemers Manuela Barreto 191

12 Talking About Power: Group Power and the Desired Content of Intergroup Interactions Tamar Saguy Felicia Pratto John F. Dovidio Arie Nadler 213

13 Majority and Minority Perspectives on Justice and Trust: Is There a Consensus on Goals? Tom R. Tyler 233

Part IV Differences in Strategies

14 Strategies for Prejudice Reduction: The Norms of Nondiscrimination Annemie Maquil Stephanie Demoulin Jacques-Philippe Leyens 251

15 Reducing Prejudice: Common Ingroup and Dual Identity in Unequal Status Intergroup Encounters Maria Benedicta Monteiro Rita Guerra Margarida Rebelo 273

16 The Struggle for Social Equality: Collective Action Versus Prejudice Reduction Stephen C. Wright Micah E. Lubensky 291

17 Intergroup Helping as Status-Organizing Processes: Implications for Intergroup Misunderstandings Arie Nadler Samer Halabi Gal Harpaz-Gorodeisky 311

18 Emotional Misunderstandings in Intergroup Negotiations Stephanie Demoulin 331

Index 345

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