Social psychology analysis and countermeasures on Chinese regional conflicts during COVID-19 pandemic

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Since the outbreak of Covid-19 in late 2019, regional conflicts have increased in China, threatening social stability and harmony. Based on the analysis and socio-psychological research, the article focuses on the socio-psychological roots of regional conflicts against the backdrop of a serious epidemic situation. As a result of the study, it was found that cognitive deviations among the masses are the starting point of regional conflicts, dissatisfaction with social expectations is a necessary condition for the emergence of regional conflicts, and a sense of imbalance and relative deprivation are the psychological dynamic mechanism of regional conflict. The activity mechanism of social mentality is undergoing its transformation on the basis of individual psychology through self-categorization, depersonalization and emotional infection, etc. When extreme events occur, the social mentality gets a new impetus to strengthen, and regional conflicts become inevitable. Therefore, when searching for effective countermeasures, it is necessary to start with an investigation of the essence of a social problem, carefully analyzing the problem from different points of view.


Psychological motivation, regional conflicts, social psychology, sociology of conflict

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