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The Ups and Downs of Thinking About a Successful Other: Self Construals and the Consequences of Social Comparisons
We hypothesized that the consequences of upward social comparisons are mediated by independent versus interdependent content of self‐construals. Independent self‐construals emphasize personal uniqueness; thus comparison ...
Islamist Terrorism as Identity Threat: The Case of Ambivalent Identification and Self?Stereotyping Among Turkish Muslims
Terrorist attacks committed in 2003 by T urkish I slamist extremists threatened the social identity of T urkish M uslims by associating them with terrorism. Using a 2 × 3 experimental design, we categorized T urkish ...