week 2 checkpoint - disagreement one night about how he...

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My test results from the IAT for skin-tone stated that I am more preferable towards slightly dark skinned over light skinned people. I don’t think it took my answers correctly because I don’t have a preference for different skin colors, I know that I have very fair skin and want to at least tan a little this summer. My opinion is that sometimes, like in my case, it is difficult to measure a person’s prejudice through a computer test. And other times, depending on how strong a person’s opinion is, it would be quite obvious how someone truly feels about a person’s race or skin tone. For example, my husband and I had a
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Unformatted text preview: disagreement one night about how he feels his female white cousin shouldn’t be only dating black men and bringing them to family events. To me, that seemed quite prejudiced against the black race, so I gave my opinion stating that just because a person is a different skin color doesn’t make them a bad person, it’s their actions that will insinuate a judgment. For other measurements, scientists might take survey polls of so many people asking how they feel about other races or religions. However, the calculations of these opinions are not enough to create a full world belief for skin color....
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