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Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 162, 2008 Lectures$
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Ron Johnston

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780197264584

Published to British Academy Scholarship Online: January 2012

DOI: 10.5871/bacad/9780197264584.001.0001

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Living Apart, Living Together? The Role of Intergroup Contact in Social Integration

Living Apart, Living Together? The Role of Intergroup Contact in Social Integration

2006 Joint British Academy/British Psychological Society Lecture

Chapter:
(p.242) (p.243) Living Apart, Living Together? The Role of Intergroup Contact in Social Integration
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Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 162, 2008 Lectures
Author(s):

MILES HEWSTONE

Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:10.5871/bacad/9780197264584.003.0009

This lecture presents the text of the speech about the role of intergroup contact in social integration delivered by the author at the 2006 Joint British Academy/British Psychological Society Lecture held at the British Academy. It explores the different perspectives on mixing and considers what can be learned from available data. The lecture discusses different types of intergroup contact and explains the policy implications of intergroup contact based on social-psychological theory.

Keywords:   intergroup contact, social integration, social-psychological theory, British Academy, British Psychological Society

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