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Unformatted text preview: mom was getting more and more embarrassed, finally she asked me what I wanted, and I told that the little boy’s daddy had his shoelace untied. It wasn’t the fact that the kid and his dad were a different color. The other measurements that sociologist use to measure prejudice is Bogards Social Distance Scale. Unlike Implicit Association, it measures only what people will admit to at high face value. I feel that the IAT will be a better way to go because, I don’t think I would want to take a test that measures everything I said at face value, because what would that mean if you were having a bad day? Would that mean that you would be considered prejudice because of a certain mood you happened to be in that day?...
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- Spring '09
- Light, White American, Southern United States, English American