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Guilty by Association : When One ' s Group Has a Negative History
The impact of the history of one's own group's treatment of another group on feelings of collective guilt and behavioral reactions to this guilt were examined in 2 studies. In a laboratoryExpand
Using social and behavioural science to support COVID-19 pandemic response
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Evidence from a selection of research topics relevant to pandemics is discussed, including work on navigating threats, social and cultural influences on behaviour, science communication, moral decision-making, leadership, and stress and coping. Expand
Maintaining group memberships: Social identity continuity predicts well-being after stroke
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Findings highlight the importance of social identity continuity in facilitating well-being following stroke and show the theoretical contribution that a social identity approach to mental health can make in the context of neuropsychological rehabilitation. Expand
Social Identity, Health and Well-Being: An Emerging Agenda for Applied Psychology
The social environment comprising communities, families, neighbourhoods, work teams, and various other forms of social group is not simply an external feature of the world that provides a context forExpand
Out of mind but back in sight: Stereotypes on the rebound
For a variety of reasons, social perceivers may often attempt to actively inhibit stereotypic thoughts before their effects impinge on judgment and behavior. However, research on the psychology ofExpand
Taking the strain: social identity, social support, and the experience of stress.
The social identity/self-categorization model of stress suggests that social identity can play a role in protecting group members from adverse reactions to strain because it provides a basis forExpand
When group membership gets personal: a theory of identity fusion.
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Possible causes of identity fusion--ranging from relatively distal, evolutionary, and cultural influences to more proximal, contextual influences--are discussed and possible effects on pro-group actions are mediated by perceptions of arousal and invulnerability. Expand
Overcoming alcohol and other drug addiction as a process of social identity transition: the social identity model of recovery (SIMOR)
Abstract In recent years, there has been an increasing focus on a recovery model within alcohol and drug policy and practice. This has occurred concurrently with the emergence of community- andExpand
On the nature of identity fusion: insights into the construct and a new measure.
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A measure designed to capture feelings of connectedness and reciprocal strength with the group, and predicted endorsement of extreme progroup behaviors with greater fidelity than did an earlier pictorial measure of identity fusion, which was, in turn, superior to a measure of group identification. Expand
The more (and the more compatible) the merrier: multiple group memberships and identity compatibility as predictors of adjustment after life transitions.
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The results suggest that life transitions are difficult partly because they entail changes in group membership, and demonstrate that identification with a new group can help buffer individuals from the negative well-being consequences of change. Expand
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