The Impact of Direct and Extended Cross-Group Friendships on Improving Intergroup Relations

Christiana Vonofakou, Miles Hewstone, Alberto Voci, Stefania Paolini, Rhiannon N. Turner, Nicole T. Tausch, Tania Tam, Jake Harwood, Ed Cairns

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17 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationImproving Intergroup Relations
Subtitle of host publicationBuilding on the Legacy of Thomas F. Pettigrew
PublisherBlackwell Publishing Ltd
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)9781405169721
StatePublished - Feb 23 2009


  • Direct and extended cross-group friendships
  • Direct and extended cross-group friendships and complementarity of both forms of contact
  • Direct cross-group friendship
  • Direct friendship-prejudice and extended friendship-variability links
  • Extended cross-group friendship
  • Negative affect-intergroup anxiety
  • Structural equation modeling (SEM) and cross-group friendships

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Psychology(all)

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