Halperin et al., 2011: Learning that aggressive groups can change increased willingness to compromise among Israeli Jews and Palestinians
Halperin, E., Russell, A. G., Trzesniewski, K. H., Gross, J. J., & Dweck, C. S. (2011). Promoting the peace process by changing beliefs about group malleability. Science, 1202925.Download PDF
Encouraging Israeli Jews and Palestinians to view aggressive groups in general as capable of change led to more positive intergroup attitudes and increased willingness to compromise for peace.