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Unformatted text preview: rights as others Scapegoating: Blaming a person or group for the actions of others or for conditions not of their making Displaced aggression: Redirecting aggression to a target other than the actual source of ones frustration Personal prejudice: When members of another racial or ethnic group are perceived as a threat to ones own interests Group prejudice: Occurs when a person conforms to group norms Prejudiced Personality Authoritarian personality: Marked by rigidity, inhibition, prejudice, and oversimplification Ethnocentrism: Placing ones group at the center, usually by rejecting all other groups Dogmatism: Unwarranted positiveness or certainty in matters of belief or opinion Difficult for dogmatic people to change their beliefs...
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