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Define stereotyping
An oversimplified, generalised set of ideas that we have about others, making a quick judgement and assigning them to a group or category
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Positive uses of Stereotyping
enable us to remember info about others, can respond appropriately when we meet new people for the first time
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Negative uses of Stereotyping
can stops seeing the real person when we meet someone new and can make mistakes about people
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Define prejudice
a general attitude about a person or group of people based on characteristics that are thought to be common to all members of the group
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Define discrimination
to treat someone differently because they belong to a certain group
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Define authoritarian personality
people who have come from strict families and parents are morally strict
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define in group
more positive views of our in group
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define out group
more negative views of an out group
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define intergroup conflict
prejudice happens when groups are in competition for the same thing
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define team work
prejudice is reduced when people work on a task together
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define the jigsaw technique
involved students being mixed race groups, each taking responsibility for different parts of the lesson
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define empathy
the ability to consider the emotions and feelings of another person
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define contact
increasing contact between in groups and out groups can reduce prejudice between the groups
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define practical implications
how it helps us, what we learn
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define practical applications
how we apply it to the outside world
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ways of reducing prejudice
empathy, cooperation and contact
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Positive uses of Stereotyping

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enable us to remember info about others, can respond appropriately when we meet new people for the first time

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Negative uses of Stereotyping

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Define prejudice

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Define discrimination

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