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Status Conditions of Self Evaluation
The authors develop a theory of structural and interactional factors involved in processes by which evaluations from others can affect one’s self-evaluation. The theory defines an effective “source” of evaluations, and ...
Directions in Expectation States Research
(Stanford University Press, 1988)
This WP was prepared for a conference on the current state and future prospects for status and expectations research. It summarizes theoretical and empirical investigations, and describes the present structure of the ...
Participation in Heterogeneous and Homogeneous Groups: A Theoretical Integration
(The American Journal of Sociology, 1991)
The authors define a behavior interchange pattern that can affect performance expectation states and behavior. This WP was published by the authors (1991).
A Revised Bibliography of Expectation States Research
As titled. This WP is a revision and expansion of TR#67. Berger, Wagner, and Webster (2014) provide a newer, although focused, view of the program.
Theoretical Structures and the Micro-Macro Problem
(Sociological Theories in Progress: New Formulations, 1989)
This WP was published by Berger, Eyre, and Zelditch (1989).
Processing Status Information
(JAI Press, 1992)
The authors compare variant formulations (different from those considered in 1990-1) for predicting the processing of status information. The main competitor considered argued that highly relevant information would eliminate ...
Strategies, Theories, and Models
(Stanford University Press, 1993)
The authors describe unit theories, theoretical research programs, and orienting strategies, and elaborate on types of growth in theoretical research programs. This WP was published by the authors (1993).
Expectations, Theory, and Group Processes
(Social Psychology Quarterly, 1992)
The author describes his career and the growth of the Expectation States research program. This talk was delivered when Joseph Berger received the Cooley-Mead Award from the Social Psychology Section of the American ...
Programs, Theory, and Metatheory
The authors respond to two critiques of their article “Do Sociological Theories Grow?” (1985). This WP is a somewhat longer version of their published responses (1986).
A Bibliography of Expectation States Research
This bibliography is a revised and expanded version of working paper 100.