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Unformatted text preview: crafty and devious 31% OF Asian American and 26% of Hispanics believe that blacks want to live on welfare 68% of Asians and 495 of blacks believed that Hispanics tend to have bigger families than they can support Labeling Stereotype-unreliable generalization about all members of a group Self-fulfilling prophecy- When false definitions become accurate a response to negative Stereotypes When Prejudice leads to action: Racial Profiling Racial Profiling-(usually police-initiated) action that disproportionately affects minorities (Can be based on race, ethnicity) DWB (Driving while Black)- Although African American accounted for only 17% of the motorists on the New Jerseys turnpike, 80% of the motorists pulled over were black...
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course SOC 134 taught by Professor Shoemaker during the Spring '08 term at Wisconsin.
- Spring '08