Lecture 1 - Psychology of Prejudice
Martin Luther King jr. dreamed of a day when people of all colours and creeds would
be judged as equals
- i have a dream speech
Prejudice still around?
- Rwandan genocide : early 1990s , a million tutsis killed in 100 d
Lecture 2 -Origins of Stereotypes
-dont want to know there are differences, try to match people as much as we can
Discrimination when buying a new car?
Why would salespeople: Askmoremoneyfromwomen?
AskmoremoneyfromBlacks?-black bars are h
-conrmation biases : how we see the world how we are
-stereotypes are clear until they are applied to groups that are not supposed to
video : hannah received sentencing for stabbing, sentenced as a 300lb black man
certain groups a
Lecture 4 -modern prejudice
-how has prejudice changed over the years
black vs white: negative attention but one will gure it out but the other one is older but
refferred to as malice, race isnt only reason but still huge factor
black athlete vs. justin b
PSYC12: Chapter 1 Introduction to the Study of Stereotyping and
Humans have had a tendency to form groups
o Membership can be restricted by special skills, family relations, gender, power, etc.
o By forming such groups, humans have found that it