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Chapter 10: Understanding Prejudice, Stereotyping, and Discrimination
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What is one of the most heavily studied topics in social psychology?
Prejudice is one of the most heavily studied topics in ______ psychology.
By what has virtually ever person been profoundly affected?
A negative attitude toward an individual that is based solely on that person's presumed membership in a particular group is is called:
Prejudice is a ______ attitude toward an individual solely on the basis that person's presumed membership in a particular ______
Social psychologists suggest that prejudice is never justified. This assumption is based on _____characteristics of prejudice.
One aspect of prejudice is judging an individual negatively independent of the person's actual ______ or _______
Who wrote The Nature of Prejudice?
In his book The Nature of Prejudice, Gordon Allport suggested ____ basic causes of prejudice.
Gordon Allport suggested that human prejudice can result from which feeling(s)?
all of these are correct (feeling threatened, witnessing something unpleasant or unjust, feelings of frustration)
What theory asserts that the initial negative feelings between groups are often based on genuine competition regarding scarce resources?
realistic group conflict theory
What theory proposes that intergroup prejudice leads individuals to experience anxiety when they think or interact with members of an outgroup?
intergroup anxiety theory
The realistic group conflict theory asserts that the initial ____ feelings between groups are often based on a real conflict of competition regarding ____ resources
According to a 2007 Pew survey, what percentage of African Americans reported that they had experienced racism when shopping or dining out?
According to a 2013 Pew survey, what percentage of Europeans Americans reported that they believed the African Americans still experienced discrimination?
Over the last half century, people have reported ____ prejudice against minorities and women
Over the last half century, people have reported less prejudice against ____ and ____
Unfair restrictions on opportunities for certain groups of people through corporate policies, structural power relations, and formal laws is called:
When was perceived gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, and disability added to the federal definition of hate crimes through the Matthew Shepard Act?
When it comes to _____ traits, there is little support for Allport's kernel of truth hypothesis
According to the social role theory, men are stereotyped to be ___, and women are stereotyped to be ____
Based on studies of gender stereotyping, under what condition did people really apply stereotypes?
when no info had been provided
Based on studies of gender stereotyping, ____ trumps _____
What two factors are pivotal in the development of stereotypes?
status and cooperation
Status and conception are key factors in the development of:
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