L2 Social Identity

E stereotyping discrimination answers for lecture 2

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Unformatted text preview: r (i.e., stereotyping & discrimination) Answers for Lecture 2: “social identity theory”: 1). 1). What forms of intergroup behavior is SIT designed designed to explain? 2) Wh 2). What is the mechanism that drives intergroup th th behavior? behavior? Gain Gain status by personally joining a dominant group Low identification, legitimate and/or stable status, and permeable permeable boundaries Question 1: Even if you aren’t going to write about this question, spend a little time thinking about it (at least 10 minutes) Why Why are people prejudiced? 3). 3). How does this mechanism lead to intergroup behavior? 3...
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This note was uploaded on 01/21/2014 for the course COMM 109 taught by Professor Reid,s during the Spring '08 term at UCSB.

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