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Social Psychology


The main focus of research at the professorship Social Psychology is on the topic of intergroup relations. The following subjects are assigned to this main focus:

  • Ideological attitudes (authoritarianism & social dominance orientation)
  • Intergroup contact
  • Social hierarchies and social inequality
  • Universal dimensions of social perception and discrimination

You can find publications of the professorship referring to these and other subjects here



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