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Bar-Tal, Daniel

Works: 55 works in 194 publications in 2 languages and 6,725 library holdings
Roles: Author, Editor, ed
Classifications: HM1041, 303.372
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Most widely held works by Daniel Bar-Tal
Shared beliefs in a society social psychological analysis by Daniel Bar-Tal( )
6 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this comprehensive volume, four themes of societal belief - patriotism, security, siege mentality, and deligitimization - are examined through examples and systematic analysis. Researchers, students, and practitioners in social psychology, sociology, political science, and anthropology will be stimulated and engaged by this important contribution to the field."--BOOK JACKET
Stereotypes and prejudice in conflict representations of Arabs in Israeli Jewish society by Daniel Bar-Tal( )
17 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 887 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In spite of this recognition, no systematic analysis of the stereotypes and prejudice was carried out in real conflict situations. The book tries to fill this void by applying a general and universal conceptual framework to the study of the acquisition and development of stereotypes and prejudice in a society involved in an intractable conflict. It presents a systematic, comprehensive, and coherent analysis of evolvement, institutionalization, maintenance, functions, and consequences of stereo types and prejudice in a society involved in intractable conflict."--BOOK JACKET
Stereotyping and prejudice : changing conceptions ( Book )
8 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 632 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traditionally dictated by the times, the definitions and theories regarding stereotypes and their ramifications have now taken on a decidedly cognitive emphasis. Representing this present trend in thought within social psychology, Stereotyping and Prejudice offers a diverse perspective on the cognitive approach, from the rather broad analysis of categorization of individuals to a discussion of intergroup relations in Israel. The contributors offer not only a resource for understanding the metamorphosis in the theories of stereotyping and prejudice, but a new look to future directions
Social psychology of education : theory and research by Daniel Bar-Tal( Book )
12 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Prosocial behavior : theory and research by Daniel Bar-Tal( Book )
9 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New approaches to social problems ( Book )
10 editions published between 1979 and 1993 in English and held by 525 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Group beliefs : a conception for analyzing group structure, processes, and behavior by Daniel Bar-Tal( Book )
11 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Individuals who live in groups hold common beliefs which define their reality, not only as persons, but also as group members. This reality becomes especially important when group members become aware that they share beliefs and are convinced that these beliefs characterize them as a group. In this case common beliefs become group beliefs." With this statement, Dr. Bar-Tal begins his far-reaching analysis of beliefs as a group phenomenon. Group beliefs are shown to have important behavioral, cognitive, and affective implications for group members and the group as a whole. They may contribute to the behavioral direction a group takes, coordinate group activities, determine the intensity and involvement of group members, and influence the way group members affect the leaders. This book introduces and articulates the implications of a new concept of group beliefs, shedding new light on the structure and processes of groups, focusing on such phenomena as group formation, subgrouping, splits, mergence and group disintegration. By taking an interdisciplinary approach, this integrative conception opens new avenues to the study and understanding of group behavior
The Social psychology of knowledge ( Book )
15 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How children understand war and peace : a call for international peace education ( Book )
8 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"If we had a better grasp on how children and adolescents develop ideas of war, conflict, and peace, would it be possible to consciously influence these concepts toward more peaceful orientations? Would it then be possible to integrate these psychological findings into educational programs throughout the world?" "How Children Understand War and Peace is a landmark book that examines these two vital questions and provides a solid framework on which to build answers." "How Children Understand War and Peace is an indispensable guide for psychologists, educators, and anyone concerned with building a solid foundation for a more peaceful world through knowledge and education."--Jacket
Intergroup conflicts and their resolution : a social psychological perspective by Daniel Bar-Tal( Book )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book provides a framework that sheds an illuminating light into the psyche of people involved in macro-level destructive intergroup conflicts, involving societies and ethnic groups, that take place continuously in various parts of the globe. It focuses on the socio-psychological repertoire that evolves in these societies or groups and which plays a determinative role in its dynamics. Specifically, this repertoire influences the nature of social reality about the conflict that society members construct, the involvement with and mobilization of society members for the conflict, the sense of solidarity and unity they experience, the conformity expected from society members, the pressure exerted on leaders, and the direction of action taken by the leadership. In addition, the book describes the changes in the socio-psychological repertoire that are necessary to ignite the peace process. Finally, it elaborates on the nature and the processes of peace building, including conflict resolution and reconciliation. The proposed conception assumes that although each conflict has its unique context and characteristics, the socio-psychological foundations and dynamics are similar. It offers a holistic and comprehensive outlook on the dynamics that characterize each stage and aspect of intractable conflicts. Each chapter systematically elucidates a particular part of the cycle, describing the theoretical frameworks and concepts, as well as presenting empirical data that was accumulated. The volume is an important contribution for all those who study intergroup conflicts and want to understand their dynamics. In addition, the book will interest the many people attempting to settle conflicts peacefully and who need knowledge about the socio-psychological vectors that influence their course and resolution
The impacts of lasting occupation : lessons from Israeli society ( Book )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'The Impacts of Lasting Occupation' examines the effects that Israel's decades-long occupation of Palestinian territories have had on Israeli society. The consequences of occupation are evident in all aspects of Israeli life, including its political social, legal, economic, cultural, and psychological spheres
Intractable conflicts : socio-psychological foundations and dynamics by Daniel Bar-Tal( Book )
10 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book provides a comprehensive, interdisciplinary, original, and holistic analysis of the socio-psychological foundations and dynamics of intractable conflicts and their resolution"--
Patriotism in the lives of individuals and nations ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Security concerns : insights from the Israeli experience ( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1998 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hashpaʻat ha-kibush ʻal ha-ḥevrah ha-Yiśreʼelit ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in Hebrew and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ethos as an expression of identity : its changes in transition from conflict to peace in the Israeli case by Daniel Bar-Tal( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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2 editions published in 2004 in Hebrew and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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2 editions published in 2007 in Hebrew and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Social psychology of intergroup conflict : theory, research, and applications by Wolfgang Stroebe( )
2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The area of intergroup relations and social conflict has once again become a major focus of social psychological theorizing and research. One of the consequences of this advance in knowledge is that social psychologists have increasingly been called upon to apply their ideas in order to advise on existing conflicts. The significant contribution of this book is the way it builds on the research and theory of intergroup conflict and then applies this knowledge to the field. The areas discussed include industrial conflicts, interethnic conflicts and intergroup conflicts. The chapters range from reports of experimental laboratory research, through field studies, to theoretical-conceptual contributions. The new advances offered by this broad spectrum of topics will be of interest not only to social psychologists, but also to sociologists and political scientists
The Masada syndrome : a case of central belief by Daniel Bar-Tal( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Bar-Tal, Daniel
Bar-Ṭal, Daniyel
Bar-Ṭal, Daniyʾel 1946-...
Tal, Daniel B.- 1946-
Tal, Daniel Bar-.
Tal, Daniel Bar- 1946-
Ṭal, Daniyel Bar-
בר־טל, דניאל
בר-טל דניאל 1946-....
דניאל בר־טל
English (140)
Hebrew (5)