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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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Dr. Linda Tropp is mentioned in The Massachusetts Daily Collegian, 'Students attend 9/11 panel discussion'.

Panel on Sept. 11

In The Massachusetts Daily Collegian on September 9, 2011 an article entitled 'Students attend 9/11 panel discussion' mentions Dr. Linda Tropp as she  lectured in the panel on the “basic processes in intergroup relations.”

Students, faculty and members of the Amherst community attended a panel discussion composed of University of Massachusetts faculty members and a member of media-giant NPR to look back at the social, political and economic effects on America and the world since the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.

Dr. Linda Tropp is quoted in an AP Article picked up by TheGrio: 'Psychology of debt talks is all in game of chicken '.

In a July, 2011 article discussing how the psychology of debt talks is all a game of chicken in Washington D.C., Dr. Linda Tropp says that watching the debt negotiations reminds her of the continuing Israel and Palestinian conflict. It’s more competitive bargaining than a give-and-take dialogue, said Tropp, director of her school’s peace and violence program.

Dr. Linda Tropp on WAMC Public Radio: 'Strategies Suggested For Closing Racial, Ethnic Divides'.

The Martin Luther King Junior holiday is a time when many reflect on relationships between different racial and ethnic groups. A new book , published to coincide with the King holiday, explores intergroup relations. Its co-editor is Linda Tropp, a social psychologist at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She spoke with WAMC's Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill .

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