Ethnic enclaves and the dynamics of social identity on the college campus: the good, the bad, and the ugly.

@article{Sidanius2004EthnicEA,
  title={Ethnic enclaves and the dynamics of social identity on the college campus: the good, the bad, and the ugly.},
  author={Jim Sidanius and Colette van Laar and Shana Levin and Stacey A Sinclair},
  journal={Journal of personality and social psychology},
  year={2004},
  volume={87 1},
  pages={96-110}
}
The effects of membership in ethnic organizations and fraternities and sororities on intergroup attitudes were examined using a 5-wave panel study at a major, multiethnic university. The results showed that these effects were similar for both minority and White students. Membership in ethnic student organizations for minorities and Greek organizations for Whites was anteceded by the degree of one's ethnic identity, and the effects of membership in these groups were similar, although not… CONTINUE READING

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