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Linda Tropp edits The Oxford Handbook of Intergroup Conflict

The Oxford Handbook of Intergroup Conflict

Social psychologists and peace scholars have both contributed a great deal of knowledge of the factors that enhance or inhibit conflict and the likely effectiveness of practices and interventions that address such conflict. However, contributions from these scholarly communities have grown apart and lack the integration that helped to create the interdisciplinary investigations of early peace research. This Handbook brings these perspectives together to encourage a more integrative approach to the study of intergroup conflict and peace.

Dr. Linda Tropp is quoted in article on the Trayvon Martin case

Trayvon Martin case protest

Dr. Linda Tropp is quoted in The Tampa Bay Times article, April 01, 2012, 'Trayvon Martin case highlights need to talk about race issues before someone gets killed'. Dr. Tropp talks about her studies looking into how people talk across groups in an article that quotes many people discussing aspects of race in relation to this case.

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Brian Lickel speaks at "Workshop Aggression" in Germany

Dr. Brian Lickel

Dr. Brian Lickel has been invited speak at the XVI "Workshop Aggression", which will take place from 10th to 12th November, 2011, at the Philipps-University Marburg, Germany.

The main topic of this year’s Workshop will be "Intergroup-Aggression". The workshop aims at bringing together scholars from all fields which are relevant to intergroup aggression so that they can discuss their current research.

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