Mr. Sci. Havva Sabani

Social Psychology and Social Identity



Social psychology is an attempt to understand how the
thoughts, feelings and behavior of people are influenced by
the actual, imagined and implicit presence of others. It focuses
on inter-personal interactions and psychological aspects of
social phenomena. This study aims to give an introduction to
the social psychology while at the same time to focus also to
social identity and the role of identity in social groups and social
psychology. Because our identity is formed and shaped in
connection with other people.

Key words. Social psychology, social identity, social groups