Group Attitude Formation, Group Centrism and Extremism - workshop on November 14, 2014
The workshop addressed the following questions:
- What are the main conditions under which group interaction leads to inter-group polarization and extremism?
- How can we theoretically make sense of group attitude formation and group-dynamics leading to extremism?
- What methodological techniques have and can be deployed to investigate when and how group interaction leads to extremism?
- What data exists on what groups and what needs to be collected?
Methodology in the Study of Religious Movements - workshop on January 11, 2014
This workhop is part of a collaborative project between the Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies and the Danish Institute for International Studies.
The project organized a series of workshops involving both academic experts and leaders of international non-governmental organizations (NGOs) that provide humanitarian aid and services in regions around the world. Recent workshop information below:
Luce project consultation, Moscow, June 19, 2013
Summary of the Luce Foundation-funded workshop held at Moscow State University.
Luce project workshop, Shanghai, March 23-24, 2013
Summary of the Luce Foundation-funded workshop held at Shanghai University.