5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a An oversimplified generalization about a person or group of people without regard for individual differences. Even seemingly positive stereotypes that link a person or group to a specific positive trait can have negative consequences.
- b of or having to do with races or classes of people and their language, culture, history, etc.
- c someone who does something morally wrong or illegal
- d a socially constructed category of people who share biologically transmitted traits that members of a society consider important
- e a sweeping statement, presented as a general truth but based on limited or incomplete evidence
5 Multiple choice questions
- An irrational fear of homosexuals or those perceived to be homosexuals that can lead to discriminatory or violent behavior.
- To blame an individual or group for something based on that person or group's identity when in reality the person or group is not responsible. Prejudicial and discriminatory acts can lead this.
- The denial of justice and fair treatment by both individuals and institutions in many arenas, including employment, education, housing, banking, and political rights. This often follows prejudicial thinking.
- willingness to recognize and respect the beliefs or practices of others
- One who is targeted for persecution or death by another
5 True/False questions
Racism → the practice of discrimination, segregation, persecution and domination of a group based on that group's race
Holocaust → A methodical plan orchestrated by Hitler to ensure German supremacy. It called for the elimination of Jews, non-conformists, homosexuals, non-Aryans, and mentally and physically disabled.
Dehumanization → To deprive of human qualities or attributes
prejudice → An unjustifiable (and usually negative) attitude toward a group and its members. Prejudice generally involves stereotyped beliefs, negative feelings, and a predisposition to discriminatory action.
pogrom → prejudice and/or discrimination based on gender