Category Archives: People

Mavor at John C Turner Commemoration Symposium

A collection of John Turner’s past and present colleagues and students gathered at University House, ANU, Canberra to discuss  John’s massive contribution to the theory of intergroup relations through Social Identity and Self Categorization Theories.…

Person and group impressions and cognitive load

Cognitive load privileges memory-based over data-driven processing, not group-level over person-level processing The first paper from Daniel Skorich’s PhD has been published online at BJSP. This establishes the empirical support for our view that group information is…

Social identity encapsulation & collective action

Social identities facilitate and encapsulate action-relevant constructs: A test of the social identity model of collective action Thomas, E. F., Mavor, K. I.  & McGarty, C. (2012). Social identities facilitate and encapsulate action-relevant constructs: A test of the…