Commentary: On the inertia of social representations

  • Charis Psaltis University of Cyprus


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Author Biography

Charis Psaltis, University of Cyprus

CHARIS PSALTIS is an Assistant Professor of Social and Developmental Psychology at the University of Cyprus. He holds a degree Educational Sciences and a degree in Psychology. He received his MPhil and PhD in Social and Developmental Psychology from the Department of Social and Developmental Psychology, Faculty
of Social and Political Sciences of the University of Cambridge. He also did a post-doc in the Oxford Centre for the Study of Intergroup Conflict at the Department of Experimental Psychology at the University of Oxford, where he studied intergroup
contact between Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots. His main research interests are social interaction and learning and development, genetic epistemology, social representations of gender, intergroup contact and intergroup relations, the development of national identities, history teaching and collective memory.