Tajfel (1970) - minimal group study

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What was the aim of the study?
To see whether the simple act f being grouped will produce prejudice between similar groups.
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What did the boys have to do?
Score the artwork of an in/out group member
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How did they show in group favoritism?
They scored the in group higher or made it so they would get higher than the other group even if that meant having less points
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What was the date of the study?
1970
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What theory did the study test?
Social Identity Theory
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