Effects of Promotion and Compunction Interventions on Real Intergroup Interactions: Promotion Helps but High Compunction Hurts

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Greenland, Katy; Xenias, Dimitrios; Maio, Gregory R.;
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Psychology,volume 8 (issn: 1664-1078, eissn: 1664-1078)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5383699, doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.00528
  • Subject: Psychology | BF | HN | intergroup contact | compunction | Original Research | schizophrenia | prejudice/stereotyping | promotion

HIGHLIGHTS  We show the promotion intervention has positive effects during intergroup contact, but that high levels of compunction can have negative effects. Intergroup contact is probably the longest standing and most comprehensively researched intervention to re... View more
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