Society wk 5: Prejudice

RWA
Dangerous and threatening place; stick together
1 of 13
SDO
Competitive jungle; compete against each other
2 of 13
Social comparison
In-group bias can promote self-worth but can promote devaluation of other groups
3 of 13
Out-group homogeneity effect
See other groups as being less diverse than others; justifies stereotyping and discrimination
4 of 13
Institutional discrimination
Segregation policies, positive discrimination
5 of 13
Personal
Conscious prejudice, reliance on tradition and cultural values
6 of 13
Unconscious/unintentional
Implicit prejudice
7 of 13
Uncontrollable stigma
Cannot be hidden/changed e.g. race
8 of 13
Controllable stigma
Can be hidden changed e.g. weight/ mental illness
9 of 13
Isolated discrimination
One-off
10 of 13
Pervasive discrimination
On-going pattern
11 of 13
Discrimination can be buffered by
In-group identification and coping strategies e.g. confronting or ignoring it
12 of 13
Prejudice/discrimination can be dealt with by
Pos contact, roleplaying (imagined contact), common goals, promoting new social norms; can backfire
13 of 13

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Card 2

Front

SDO

Back

Competitive jungle; compete against each other

Card 3

Front

Social comparison

Back

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Card 4

Front

Out-group homogeneity effect

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

Institutional discrimination

Back

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