What was the result of your IAT

What was the result of your IAT - mammals African Americans...

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What was the result of your IAT? Do you think that the test produced valid results in your case? In your opinion, is it difficult to accurately measure prejudice? Why or why not? Describe other measurements sociologists utilize to calculate prejudice. Your data suggest no difference in your preference between white people and black people. I actually thought it was a waste of time and I did not really see the sense in taking such a test. Some things in the world I will never figure out and this may be one of those things, I am from a very diverse city in the United States. I was not taught to hate or dislike white people and I would not dare teach my child to view the world in black and white. However, I have a commitment to let her know about the history of this country. The section matching pictures to
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Unformatted text preview: mammals, African Americans and European American was out right ridiculous, the word choice connected to some of the pictures did not help to the point across if you ask me there could have been a better way to obtain research on these issues without going too far over the edge. Rather than going in circle I think that just asking the question up front would be a better way to reach people and find out what they are really thinking instead of flashing images and words. There are too many things within today society that hold to old world forms of reasoning, we should be trying to find of things like this the time would be used better finding ways for be proactive in regard to issues of racism....
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