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Host-member misperceptions about what others expect of immigrants: The role of personal attitudes, voting behaviour, and right-wing authoritarianism

Leviston, Zoe; Coenen, Jana; Dandy, Justine


Concordant acculturation expectations and preferences between a host society and its immigrants are important for social cohesion. But perceptions of others' attitudes are often distorted, and may extend to intracultural misperceptions about what others in one's own society expect for immigrants. We test whether attitudinal misperceptions operate in the context of host-members' acculturation expectations of immigrants -preferences about whether newcomers should embrace the majority culture, or...[Show more]

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Date published: 2020-08-20
Type: Journal article
Source: Asian Journal of Social Psychology
DOI: 10.1111/ajsp.12418


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