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Unformatted text preview: -stereotypes- overgeneralizations about appearance or behavior of members of a category Racism-set of attitudes, beliefs, practices to justify superior treatment of one racial/ethnic group over another. Reasoning behind it differs by gender, age, class. Frustration-Aggression Hypothesis for Prej- Frustrated with efforts to achieve goal + respond w/ pattern of aggression towards others-Scapegoat- Person/group who cant offer resistance to hostility/aggression of others Authoritarian Personality Hypothesis- characterized by excessive conformity, submissiveness, intolerance, insecurity, superstition, and rigid, stereotypical thinking....
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This note was uploaded on 11/06/2008 for the course SOCI 142 taught by Professor Ransford during the Fall '08 term at USC.
- Fall '08