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Review the main topics and concepts of the following content-Chapter 2: Understanding Prejudice and its causesoConceptions and misconceptions of prejudiceWhat are examples of misconceptions about prejudice?How widespread is prejudice?How are prejudices reflected in American media?What examples of prejudice exist in our language?Black/white syndromeHow does gender prejudice in our language promote sexist attitudes?What sexist terms for men could be considered derisive?Aren’t some prejudices positive?oThe perpetuation of prejudiceHow are prejudices perpetuated?Denial rationalizationsVictim-blaming rationalizationAvoidance rationalizationsoCauses and consequences of prejudice and discriminationElitismZero-sumWhat are major causes promoting the development of prejudice?How does frustration cause prejudice?ScapegoatWhat do stereotypes have to do with uncertainty, and how do they causeprejudice?Stereotype threatHow does threat to self-esteem cause prejudice?How does competition for status, wealth, and power cause prejudice?What is racial profiling?What other forms of discrimination are a consequence of prejudice?Five negative behaviors caused by prejudiceoVerbal abuseoPhysical assaultsoExtreme violencegenocideoLimited interactionsoEngage in or condone discriminationWhite flightIn prejudice the main cause of discrimination in society?How does the interest theory explain discrimination?Interest theoryHow is discrimination explained by the institutionalized discriminationtheory?What can schools do to reduce prejudice?-Chapter 3: Communication conflict and conflict resolutionoCommunication and Conflict

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Discrimination, Feminism, Communication and Conflict

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