Social rejection during school years and the development of negative attitudes toward minority groups in adulthood
Zehavit Gross and
Children and Youth Services Review, 2018, vol. 89, issue C, 319-328
•The current research indicate that a violent act related to early social rejection is rejection of minority groups.•Rejection contributes to low self-esteem in adulthood, which in turn contributes to negative attitudes toward outgroups.•Rejection contributes to minimal relations with outgroups, which in turn contributes to negative attitudes toward them.
Keywords: Social rejection during school years; Long-term implications of social rejection; Negative attitudes toward minority groups (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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