Linda Tropp published study on the link between intergroup contact and support for social change

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Linda Tropp at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and Tabea Hässler, leader of a multi-national research team based at the University of Zurich, Switzerland published emerging research pointings to a more complex and nuanced understanding of the effects of intergroup contact, A large-scale test of the link between intergroup contact and support for social change. The authors highlight that this comprehensive study “makes substantial advances in our understanding of the relation between intergroup contact and social change.”