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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 97 Citations 38,335 351 World Ranking 386 National Ranking 55

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Awards & Achievements

1987 - Spearman Medal, British Psychological Society

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social psychology
  • Social science
  • Cognition

Miles Hewstone focuses on Social psychology, Developmental psychology, Outgroup, Contact hypothesis and Ingroups and outgroups. His work on Categorization expands to the thematically related Social psychology. His work carried out in the field of Developmental psychology brings together such families of science as Social relation, Structural equation modeling, Self-disclosure and Moderation.

His Outgroup study combines topics in areas such as Identity, Forgiveness, Out-group homogeneity and Realistic conflict theory. His Contact hypothesis research incorporates elements of Context, Perception, Cognition, Face and Prejudice. His Ingroups and outgroups research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Predictive power and Interpersonal relationship.

His most cited work include:

  • An integrative theory of intergroup contact (915 citations)
  • Dimensions of Contact as Predictors of Intergroup Anxiety, Perceived Out-Group Variability, and Out-Group Attitude: An Integrative Model (545 citations)
  • Contact is not enough: An intergroup perspective on the 'contact hypothesis.' (528 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His main research concerns Social psychology, Developmental psychology, Outgroup, Ingroups and outgroups and Social identity theory. In his study, Cognitive psychology is strongly linked to Cognition, which falls under the umbrella field of Social psychology. His Developmental psychology study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Social relation, Friendship, Perception, Social perception and Moderation.

His research in Social perception intersects with topics in Categorization and Social cognition. Miles Hewstone works in the field of Outgroup, focusing on Intergroup anxiety in particular. His Ingroups and outgroups research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Context, Interpersonal relationship and In-group favoritism.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Social psychology (76.33%)
  • Developmental psychology (18.34%)
  • Outgroup (17.70%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2021)?

  • Social psychology (76.33%)
  • Outgroup (17.70%)
  • Ingroups and outgroups (14.71%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His primary areas of study are Social psychology, Outgroup, Ingroups and outgroups, Diversity and Developmental psychology. As a part of the same scientific study, Miles Hewstone usually deals with the Social psychology, concentrating on Perception and frequently concerns with Cognitive psychology. The various areas that Miles Hewstone examines in his Outgroup study include Value, Feeling, Generalization and Openness to experience.

His studies deal with areas such as Context, Social dominance orientation, Social group, Ethnic group and In-group favoritism as well as Ingroups and outgroups. His research integrates issues of Economic geography, Panel data, Immigration and Cultural diversity in his study of Diversity. His work on Aggression as part of general Developmental psychology research is often related to Indirect contact, thus linking different fields of science.

Between 2014 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Social Network Analysis in the Science of Groups: Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Applications for Studying Intra- and Intergroup Behavior (101 citations)
  • Reducing intergroup bias through intergroup contact: Twenty years of progress and future directions (97 citations)
  • Consequences of Diversity for Social Cohesion and Prejudice: The Missing Dimension of Intergroup Contact (77 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Social psychology
  • Social science
  • Cognition

His main research concerns Social psychology, Ingroups and outgroups, Outgroup, Prejudice and Friendship. His research on Social psychology often connects related areas such as Perception. The concepts of his Ingroups and outgroups study are interwoven with issues in Context, Interpersonal relationship, Ethnic group and Social group.

Miles Hewstone has researched Outgroup in several fields, including Developmental psychology, Multilevel model and Fallacy. Miles Hewstone interconnects Computer-mediated communication, Conversation, Conflict resolution and Identification in the investigation of issues within Prejudice. His Friendship research includes themes of Confirmatory factor analysis, White British and Moderation.

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Best Publications

An integrative theory of intergroup contact

Rupert Brown;Miles Hewstone.
Advances in Experimental Social Psychology (2005)

1846 Citations

Contact is not enough: An intergroup perspective on the 'contact hypothesis.'

Miles Hewstone;Rupert Brown.
(1986)

1689 Citations

Dimensions of Contact as Predictors of Intergroup Anxiety, Perceived Out-Group Variability, and Out-Group Attitude: An Integrative Model

Mir Rabiul Islam;Miles Hewstone.
Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin (1993)

1029 Citations

Causal Attribution: From Cognitive Processes to Collective Beliefs

Miles Hewstone.
(1989)

982 Citations

Social Identity Theory's Self-Esteem Hypothesis: A Review and Some Suggestions for Clarification

Mark Rubin;Miles Hewstone.
Personality and Social Psychology Review (1998)

918 Citations

The ‘ultimate attribution error’? A review of the literature on intergroup causal attribution

Miles Hewstone.
European Journal of Social Psychology (1990)

864 Citations

Intergroup Contact and Prejudice Toward Immigrants in Italy: The Mediational Role of Anxiety and the Moderational Role of Group Salience:

Alberto Voci;Miles Hewstone.
Group Processes & Intergroup Relations (2003)

821 Citations

Contact and Conflict in Intergroup Encounters

Miles Hewstone;Rupert Brown.
(1986)

820 Citations

Effects of Direct and Indirect Cross-Group Friendships on Judgments of Catholics and Protestants in Northern Ireland: The Mediating Role of an Anxiety-Reduction Mechanism

Stefania Paolini;Miles Hewstone;Ed Cairns;Alberto Voci.
Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin (2004)

789 Citations

Reducing explicit and implicit outgroup prejudice via direct and extended contact: The mediating role of self-disclosure and intergroup anxiety.

Rhiannon N. Turner;Miles Hewstone;Alberto Voci.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (2007)

786 Citations

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