Perspective-taking increases willingness to engage in intergroup contact.

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Wang, Cynthia S.; Kenneth, Tai; Ku, Gillian; Galinsky, Adam D.;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • Journal: PLoS ONE,volume 9,issue 1 (issn: 1932-6203, eissn: 1932-6203)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3899073, doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0085681
  • Subject: Social and Behavioral Sciences | Anthropology | Social Stratification | Research Article | Population Minorities | Social Research | Mental Health | Sociology | Social Discrimination | Medicine | Experimental Psychology | Social Anthropology | Social Prejudice | Q | R | Human Relations | Psychology | Demography | Social Psychology | Psychological Anthropology | Science | Behavior

The current research explored whether perspective-taking increases willingness to engage in contact with stereotyped outgroup members. Across three studies, we find that perspective-taking increases willingness to engage in contact with negatively-stereotyped targets. I... View more
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