About PrejudiceLab

We are an interdisciplinary research team of social psychologists, neuropsychologists and psychophysiologists. We work on topics related to collective narcissism, prejudice and intergroup conflicts, as well as other issues associated with intergroup relations. Our mission is to apply psychological insights to real-world problems, such as intergroup conflicts, intergroup exclusion or political radicalization.

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We are hiring post-doctoral researcher

We are inviting applications for the position of Post-doctoral Researcher in the "Mindfulness as an intervention reducing retaliatory aggression to social exclusion among collective narcissists" research project.

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Dr Golec de Zavala at annual conference of Society for Experimental Psychology in Toronto

Dr Agnieszka Golec de Zavala will give a talk Collective narcissism: Political consequences of investing self-esteem in the in-group image at a symposium The Three Faces of Grandiose Narcissism organized by Prof. Anthony Hermann (Bradley University) and Dr Amy Brunell (Ohio State University at Mansfield) during Society for Experimental Social Psychology annual conference in Toronto, October 17-19.

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New article published in Frontiers in Psychology

Karolina Dyduch-Hazar, Blazej Mrozinski and Agnieszka Golec de Zavala have just published the article "Collective narcissism and in-group satisfaction predict opposite attitudes toward refugees via attribution of hostility". Congratulations!

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New article published in Political Psychology

Agnieszka Golec de Zavala, Karolina Dyduch-Hazar and Dorottya Lantos have just published their systematic review on collective narcissism in Advances in Political Psychology. This review is the very latest summary of knowledge on collective narcissism.

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Dr Agnieszka Golec de Zavala

Dr Agnieszka Golec de Zavala

Head of PrejudiceLab

Reader, Goldsmith, University of London, United Kingdom; University Professor, University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Poznan, Poland; Visiting Professor, ISCTE-CIS, Lisbon, Portugal.

Mindful gratitude meditation as an intervention to address collective narcissists hostility in the face of intergroup exclusion

This project examines whether mindful gratitude meditation - the practice of grateful appreciation of the present moment – reduces aggression among people who use aggression to retaliate to exclusion in intergroup relations i.e. collective narcissists.

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Latest posts

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Agnieszka Golec de Zavala

News

We are hiring two scholars

We are inviting applications for the two positions of Scholars in the Mindfulness as an intervention reducing retaliatory aggression to social exclusi...

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Agnieszka Golec de Zavala

News

Dr Golec de Zavala at Society for Experimental Social Psychology annual conference in Toronto

I will give a talk Collective narcissism: Political consequences of investing self-esteem in the in-group image during annual conference of Society fo...

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Agnieszka Golec de Zavala

News

We are hiring a post-doctoral researcher

We are inviting applications for the position of Post-doctoral Researcher in the "Mindfulness as an intervention reducing retaliatory aggression to so...

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Karolina Dyduch-Hazar

News

XVI Congress of Polish Society of Social Psychology in Poznan

A panel session Predictors of tolerance toward otherness at 16th Congress of Polish Society of Social Psychology, September 20-22 in Poznan, Poland.

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Karolina Dyduch-Hazar

Theory, News

Why collective narcissism and in-group satisfaction predict opposite attitudes toward refugess in Poland?

In our recently published paper (Dyduch-Hazar, Mrozinski and Golec de Zavala, 2019), we investigated why collective narcissism and in-group satisfacti...

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Oliver Keenan

Theory

Mental time travel and right-wing ideology

Mental time travel involves the ability to reflect on the past, look towards the future, and foster up imaginative alternate realities (Epstude & Peet...

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Karolina Dyduch-Hazar

News

42nd Annual Meeting of International Society of Political Psychology in Lisbon

We had the pleasure of delivering a symposium, “National collective narcissism: vengeful hostility towards minorities and ambivalence towards the Euro...

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Agnieszka Golec de Zavala

Theory, News

Low self-esteem predicts outgroup derogation indirectly via collective narcissism

In a recent paper we revisited the proposition that low self-esteem motivates group members to derogate out-groups. Several theoretical accounts pred...

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Dorottya Lantos

Theory, Methods, News

ISPP 2019: The sources of and remedies to intergroup hostility stemming from collective narcissism

Previous research showed that collective narcissism is related to a hypersensitivity to not only real, but also merely perceived threat coming from ot...

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Dorottya Lantos

News

Australasian Society for Social and Affective Neuroscience 6th Annual Meeting

I had the pleasure of attending this year’s annual meeting of the Australasian Society for Social and Affective Neuroscience (AS4SAN).

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