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Unformatted text preview: honest on the test that they are taking and alter the results. I think that I would have been able to figure out how the test was working and make sure that my answers would give me a result of not having and prejudice when it came to the test. Perhaps if a person was hooked up to a lie detector machine that would measure if they were being honest with their answers then the test could not be considered accurate. There are other measures that sociologist can utilize to calculate prejudice. One measure is the Bogardus Social Distance scale. These tests will measure what people will admit to. This test scale will measure the amount of intimacy, warmth, hostility, or indifference to a certain group....
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- Winter '10
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