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The Source Model of Group Threat: Responding to internal and external threats

Greenaway, Katharine; Cruwys, Tegan


We introduce a model of group threat that articulates the opposing effects of intergroup (between-groups) and intragroup (within-group) threat on identity processes and group relations. The source model of group threat argues that the perceived source of a threat is critical in predicting its consequences, such that perceptions of intergroup threat will strengthen (in)group identity processes and relations, whereas perceptions of intragroup threat has the potential to undermine the same. In...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2019
Type: Journal article
Source: American Psychologist
DOI: 10.1037/amp0000321
Access Rights: Open Access


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