Chapter Eight. Affect as a Cause of Intergroup Bias

  1. Rupert Brown and
  2. Samuel L. Gaertner
  1. David Wilder and
  2. Andrew F. Simon

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693421.ch8

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intergroup Processes

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intergroup Processes

How to Cite

Wilder, D. and Simon, A. F. (2003) Affect as a Cause of Intergroup Bias, in Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intergroup Processes (eds R. Brown and S. L. Gaertner), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693421.ch8

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:

  • favoritism;
  • intergroup contact;
  • trait information;
  • stereotypes of a group;
  • affect infusion model

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Domain and Definitions

  • The Impact of Affect on Bias: Explanations and Literature Review

  • A Two-Step Model Linking Affect and Intergroup Bias

  • Implications for Intergroup Contact

  • Conclusions

  • References