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How Children and Adolescents Evaluate Gender and Racial Exclusion

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ISBN-10: 1405112352

ISBN-13: 9781405112352

Edition: 2003

Authors: Melanie Killen, Jennie Lee-Kim, Heidi McGlothlin, Charles Stangor

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Exclusion from social groups is a source of conflict, stress, and tension in social life around the globe. How do children and adolescents evaluate exclusion based on group membership? This monograph is the report of an investigation of social exclusion in the contexts of friendship, peer groups, and school. Guided by social-cognitive domain theory, social psychological, and developmental theories on intergroup relationships, children and adolescents from four different ethnic groups were interviewed. The findings revealed that gender exclusion was more readily condoned than racial exclusion, and that exclusion in the friendship and peer group contexts were judged to be more legitimate than…    
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Book details

List price: $63.50
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/10/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 144
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.440
Language: English

Introduction, Theoretical Background, and Prior Research
Goals and Aims of the Present Project
Appendix A: Scenarios and Questions Used in the Interview
Appendix B: Summary of the Interview Protocal Design
Statment of Editorial Policy