Alaina Brenick

Assistant Professor

HDFS


Professional Interests:

  • The experiences of intergroup victimization, discrimination, exclusion, and bullying
  • The intergroup stereotypes and attitudes of adolescents and children, especially those living in areas of high conflict or identifying as a member of a group in conflict
  • Moral reasoning regarding social inclusion and exclusion
  • The influence of culture, context, and identity on evaluations of intergroup relations
  • Immigration and the changing conceptions of self and other identity and their role in intergroup dynamics
  • The roles of media and intergroup contact in reducing prejudice and promoting or eliminating stereotypes
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Contact Information
Emailalaina.brenick@uconn.edu
Phone860 570 9084
Office LocationLibrary Building 1800 Asylum Ave. West Hartford, CT 06117-2697
CampusWest Hartford
Linkhttp://familystudies.uconn.edu/alaina-brenick/