The Psychology of Prejudice
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The Psychology of Prejudice

Richard Gross

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eBook - ePub

The Psychology of Prejudice

Richard Gross

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About This Book

Why do we develop extreme attitudes to others? Can our personality contribute to our prejudices? How do we reduce prejudice and discrimination?

The Psychology of Prejudice explores different forms of prejudice and discrimination, from racial jokes to genocide. It looks at what might cause our prejudiced attitudes, including our personalities, social influences, group identity, and evolutionary factors, and how prejudice can be reduced through education, campaigning, and consciousness raising.

Offering insights into a topic of great public concern and debate, The Psychology of Prejudice shows us how we can confront our prejudiced attitudes and contribute to greater tolerance and understanding.

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Publisher
Routledge
Year
2020
ISBN
9781000195637

Table of contents

  1. Cover
  2. Half Title
  3. Series
  4. Title
  5. Copyright
  6. Contents
  7. 1 What do we mean by ‘prejudice’?
  8. 2 Prejudice within biology, psychology and psychiatry
  9. 3 Prejudice and personality
  10. 4 The impact of environmental factors on prejudice and discrimination
  11. 5 The influence of group membership
  12. 6 Reducing prejudice and discrimination
  13. Further reading
  14. Notes
  15. References
Citation styles for The Psychology of Prejudice

APA 6 Citation

Gross, R. (2020). The Psychology of Prejudice (1st ed.). Taylor and Francis. Retrieved from https://www.perlego.com/book/1683889/the-psychology-of-prejudice-pdf (Original work published 2020)

Chicago Citation

Gross, Richard. (2020) 2020. The Psychology of Prejudice. 1st ed. Taylor and Francis. https://www.perlego.com/book/1683889/the-psychology-of-prejudice-pdf.

Harvard Citation

Gross, R. (2020) The Psychology of Prejudice. 1st edn. Taylor and Francis. Available at: https://www.perlego.com/book/1683889/the-psychology-of-prejudice-pdf (Accessed: 14 October 2022).

MLA 7 Citation

Gross, Richard. The Psychology of Prejudice. 1st ed. Taylor and Francis, 2020. Web. 14 Oct. 2022.