Holly Knapton

Doctoral Student

Research areas and keywords

UKÄ subject classification

  • Psychology (excluding Applied Psychology)


  • rejection, social exclusion, political participation


My area of interest is political psychology. Specifically, I am interested in looking at the social psychological phenomenon of social exclusion and rejection and combining it with existing literature in political science to explain why some individuals may be more likely to join extremist groups and participate in political violence.

Recent research outputs

Holly Knapton, Espinosa, L., Meier, H. E., Bäck, E. A. & Hanna Bäck, 2018 Oct 2, In : Nordic Psychology. 70, 4, p. 278-289

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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