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Culture and group processes / edited by Masaki Yuki and Marilynn Brewer.

Publication:
New York : Oxford University Press, 2014.
Series:
Frontiers in Culture and Pyschology
Frontiers of culture and psychology
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (284 p.)
Subjects:
Intergroup relations.
Social groups.
Culture.
Culture -- Psychological aspects.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Human beings are adapted for group living. Groups have a wide range of adaptive functions for individuals, including both material benefits of mutual aid and collective action, and subjective psychological benefits of affiliation and social identity. Recent development of cultural psychology, however, has uncovered that culture plays crucial roles in group processes: patterns of group behavior and underlying psychological processes are shaped within specific cultural contexts, and cultures emerge in group-based interactions. Culture and Group Processes, the inaugural volume of the Frontiers of
Contents:
part one. Culture and basic group processes
part two. Culture and intragroup processes
part three. Culture and intergroup processes.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Contributor:
Yūki, Masaki, 1967-
Brewer, Marilynn B., 1942-, editor.
ISBN:
0-19-998548-0
0-19-998546-4
OCLC:
859536483
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