GROUP CONFLICT: Experiment in Group Conflict by Sherif

Pia Vedel Ankersen, Pernille Bjørnholt Nielsen

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In this paper, we focus on the classic field experiment by the authors Sherif and Sherif; commonly referred to as the Robbers Cave Experiment. Sherif’s research questions look into particular to questions:
1.What sparks group conflicts?
2.How can we bring harmony between groups?
Original languageEnglish
Publication date3 Sep 2020
Publication statusPublished - 3 Sep 2020


  • social work and social conditions

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