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Unformatted text preview: ¾ (accentuation of inter-category difference) Labeled Lines Study Tajfel & Wilkes (1963) CP Stereotype Formation People naturally categorize others into groups People perceive members of a group as more similar to one another than they really are and as more different from other groups than they really are The ways that group members are perceived to be similar to one another and different from other groups becomes the content of the stereotype associated with their social group CP Outgroup Homogeneity Effect People perceive out-group members as more similar than in-group members ¾ Amount of contact ¾ Intimacy of contact 2 Stereotype Maintenance Subtyping: Disconfirming targets tagged as “exceptions to the rule”...
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This note was uploaded on 05/02/2008 for the course PSYCH 280 taught by Professor Madon during the Spring '07 term at Iowa State.
- Spring '07
- Social Psychology