Chapter Three. Category Dynamics and the Modification of Outgroup Stereotypes

  1. Rupert Brown and
  2. Samuel L. Gaertner
  1. Myron Rothbart

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693421.ch3

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intergroup Processes

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intergroup Processes

How to Cite

Rothbart, M. (2003) Category Dynamics and the Modification of Outgroup Stereotypes, in Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intergroup Processes (eds R. Brown and S. L. Gaertner), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693421.ch3

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631210627

Online ISBN: 9780470693421

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Keywords:

  • outgroup stereotypes;
  • decategorization;
  • generalization;
  • homosexuals;
  • social categories

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Image and Reality

  • Individuation and Decategorization

  • Group Boundaries and Stereotype Change

  • References