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Author Borgida, Eugene
Title The Political Psychology of Democratic Citizenship
Imprint New York : Oxford University Press USA - OSO, 2009
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Descript 1 online resource (401 pages)
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Series Series in Political Psychology Ser
Series in Political Psychology Ser
Note Intro -- Tableof Contents -- Acknowledgments -- List of Contributors -- 1 Introduction: Normative Conceptions of Democratic Citizenship and Evolving Empirical Research -- I: CIVIC KNOWLEDGE -- 2 The Psychology of Civic Learning -- 3 What Knowledge Is of Most Worth? -- II: PERSUASION PROCESSES AND INTERVENTIONS IN CONTEMPORARY DEMOCRACIES -- 4 Shallow Cues With Deep Effects: Trait Judgments From Faces and Voting Decisions -- 5 Strategic Politicians, Emotional Citizens, and the Rhetoric of Prediction -- 6 The Role of Persuasion Strategies in Motivating Individual and Collective Action -- III: GROUP IDENTITY -- 7 Social Identity and Citizenship in a Pluralistic Society -- 8 The Politics of Recognition: A Social Psychological Perspective -- IV: HATE CRIMES AND TOLERANCE -- 9 Diverging Ideological Viewpoints on Pathways to More Harmonious Intergroup Relations -- 10 Tolerance and the Contact Hypothesis: A Field Experiment -- 11 Racial Stereotyping and Political Attitudes: The View From Political Science -- V: TECHNOLOGY AND MASS MEDIA -- 12 Collective Identity and the Mass Media -- 13 Social Identity and Representations of Society and Politics in the News -- VI: COMMENTARIES -- 14 Experimental Social Psychology, Broader Contexts, and the Politics of Multiculturalism -- 15 Political Psychology: The Promise of (and Impediments to) Synergistic Interdisciplinary Scholarship -- 16 What Has Political Psychology to Offer Regarding Democratic Citizenship? -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y -- Z
This edited work brings together top social scientists to examine the nature and quality of democratic citizenship from the perspective of political psychology. While scholars in political science, psychology, and mass communications have contributed to our understanding of democratic citizenship, they concentrate on very different dimensions of citizenship. The current volume challenges this fragmentary pattern of inquiry across different research traditions and provides interdisciplinary insights into the political psychology of democratic citizenship. It takes an interdisciplinary orientation as well as a unique approach to the study of citizenship based on theory and research in political psychology
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Borgida, Eugene The Political Psychology of Democratic Citizenship New York : Oxford University Press USA - OSO,c2009 9780195335453
Subject Citizenship -- United States -- Psychological aspects.;Citizenship -- Psychological aspects.;Political psychology
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Alt Author Federico, Christopher M
Sullivan, John L
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