GROUP IDENTIFICATION

1. Process of identifying with a group that a person imitates its features and objectives. Enhances group pride but reduces sense of individuality. 2. Sigmund Freud. People becoming emotionally attached in small groups.

GROUP IDENTIFICATION: "With group identification Joe was changing his perspective on a few things."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GROUP IDENTIFICATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/group-identification/ (accessed August 25, 2019).
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