Symposia: 221/80 - The Social Psychology of Intergroup Hostility

Friday 7 July
11.10 - 12.50 h.
Andalucía I
Across the world there are numerous examples of intergroup hostility, including aggression towards migrant groups, violent action undertaken by oppressed groups, and support for militant groups (e.g., ISIS). In this symposium assesses what promotes these different types of intergroup hostility.

 

Chair
Lee Shepherd
Senior Lecturer. Department of Psychology. Northumbria University. Newcastle upon Tyne. United Kingdom.

 

221/8001 Role of state repression in radicalising collective action: Survey study from Russia and Hong Kong

(1) Ayanian, Arin H.; (2) Tausch, Nicole; (3) Cheung, VerBon; (4) Lukyanova, Yulia

(1) PhD Candidate, School of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Scotland; (2) Reader, School of Psychology and Neuroscience, University of St Andrews, St Andrews, Scotland; (3) Research Fellow, Psychology, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK; (4) PhD Candidate, School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland

221/8002 Social psychological predictors of attitudes toward ISIS among Sunnis from Tripoli, Lebanon

(1) Saab, Rim; (2) Harb, Charles; (3) Hijazi, Alaa

(1) Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon; (2) Professor of Psychology, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon; (3) Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon

221/8003 The Role of Threat, Emotions, and Prejudice in Promoting Collective Action Against Immigrant Groups

(1) Shepherd, Lee; (2) Fasoli, Fabio; (3) Pereira, Andrea; (4) Branscombe, Nyla

(1) Senior Lecturer, Department of Psychology, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tynes, UK; (2) Research Fellow, School of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guilford, UK; (3) Research Fellow, Psychology Department, New York University, New York, USA; (4) Professor, Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, USA

221/8004 Discussant

(1) Livingstone, Andrew

(1) Senior Lecturer, Psychology, University of Exeter, Exeter, UK