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Social identities facilitate and encapsulate action-relevant constructs: A test of the social identity model of collective action

Thomas, Emma; Mavor, Kenneth; McGarty, Craig

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Three studies explore the recently elaborated social identity model of collective action (SIMCA) and an alternative, the encapsulated model of social identity in collective action (EMSICA). These models both afford a central role to the function of social identities in promoting collective action, through affective reactions to injustice and group efficacy, but in different ways. Combined analyses of three samples (N = 305) using multigroup structural equation modelling showed that both SIMCA...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/66105
Source: Group Processes and Intergroup Relations
DOI: 10.1177/1368430211413619

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