Toward an integrative social identity model of collective action: a quantitative research synthesis of three socio-psychological perspectives.

@article{vanZomeren2008TowardAI,
  title={Toward an integrative social identity model of collective action: a quantitative research synthesis of three socio-psychological perspectives.},
  author={Martijn van Zomeren and Tom Postmes and Russell Spears},
  journal={Psychological bulletin},
  year={2008},
  volume={134 4},
  pages={
          504-35
        }
}
An integrative social identity model of collective action (SIMCA) is developed that incorporates 3 socio-psychological perspectives on collective action. Three meta-analyses synthesized a total of 182 effects of perceived injustice, efficacy, and identity on collective action (corresponding to these socio-psychological perspectives). Results showed that, in isolation, all 3 predictors had medium-sized (and causal) effects. Moreover, results showed the importance of social identity in predicting… 

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