The course aims to increase students’ knowledge about the more complex and debated issues in the field of social psychology of intergroup relations and culture. Moreover, the course aims to supply students with theoretical and methodological tools with which to analyze the main collective processes that are the basis of collective life. At the end of the course, the student must have acquired the following skills:
- Know and understand the main intra-group processes
- Know main psychosocial theories linked to hierarchical intergroup relations
- Know and understand the psychosocial processes which regulate the way in which individuals relate with political reality, ideologies and institutions.