Psychology Colloquium: Reweaving the Social Fabric: How Contact and Diversity Shape Relations among Immigrants and the U.S. Born
Linda R. Tropp, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences
Faculty Associate, School of Public Policy
Co-Director, Public Engagement Project
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Reweaving the Social Fabric: How Contact and Diversity Shape Relations among Immigrants and the U.S. Born
This talk will summarize findings from a multi-disciplinary survey study that examines how societal diversity and intergroup contact shape trust and welcoming among members of U.S.-born groups (whites and blacks) and immigrant groups (first-generation Mexicans and Indians) residing in the Atlanta and Philadelphia metropolitan areas.
Friday, January 11 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
White-Gravenor Hall, 405
37th and O St., N.W., Washington