Chapter 13. Group Processes and the Construction of Social Representations

  1. Michael A. Hogg and
  2. R. Scott Tindale
  1. Fabio Lorenzi-Cioldi and
  2. Alain Clémence

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470998458.ch13

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Group Processes

Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Group Processes

How to Cite

Lorenzi-Cioldi, F. and Clémence, A. (2008) Group Processes and the Construction of Social Representations, in Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Group Processes (eds M. A. Hogg and R. S. Tindale), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470998458.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631208655

Online ISBN: 9780470998458

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Keywords:

  • group processes;
  • social representations;
  • psychoanalysis;
  • cognitive development;
  • logical rules

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • A Dynamic Approach to the Processing of Meanings

  • Rumors as an Anchoring Process

  • The Construction of Groups by Social Representations

  • Mental and Social Representations of Groups

  • Social Representations in Intergroup Contexts

  • Conclusion: From Mental Representations to Social Representations