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The Resource Psychology of prejudice and discrimination, by Mary E. Kite and Bernard E. Whitley, Jr

Psychology of prejudice and discrimination, by Mary E. Kite and Bernard E. Whitley, Jr

Label
Psychology of prejudice and discrimination
Title
Psychology of prejudice and discrimination
Statement of responsibility
by Mary E. Kite and Bernard E. Whitley, Jr
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book provides a comprehensive and compelling overview of what psychological theory and research have to say about the nature, causes, and reduction of prejudice and discrimination. It balances a detailed discussion of theories and selected research with applied examples that ensure the material is relevant to students. This edition addresses several interlocking themes, such as research methods, the development of prejudice in children, the relationship between prejudice and discrimination, and discrimination in the workplace
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitley, Bernard E
Dewey number
303.3/85
Index
index present
LC call number
BF575.P9
LC item number
W558 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kite, Mary E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prejudices
  • Discrimination
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology)
  • Discrimination
  • Prejudices
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology)
Label
Psychology of prejudice and discrimination, by Mary E. Kite and Bernard E. Whitley, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 592-680) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introducing the concepts of stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination -- 2. How psychologists study prejudice and discrimination -- 3. Social categorization and stereotypes -- 4. Stereotypes activation and application -- 5. Old-fashioned and contemporary forms of prejudice -- 6. Individual differences and prejudice -- 7. The development of prejudice in children -- 8. The social context of prejudice -- 9. From prejudice to discrimination -- 10. The experience of discrimination -- 11. Gender and sexual orientation -- 12. Age, ability, and appearance -- 13. Reducing prejudice and discrimination
Control code
ocn932116063
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Thrid Edition.
Extent
xxix, 713 pages
Isbn
9781138947528
Isbn Type
(hb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015044954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781138947542
  • (OCoLC)932116063
Label
Psychology of prejudice and discrimination, by Mary E. Kite and Bernard E. Whitley, Jr
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 592-680) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introducing the concepts of stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination -- 2. How psychologists study prejudice and discrimination -- 3. Social categorization and stereotypes -- 4. Stereotypes activation and application -- 5. Old-fashioned and contemporary forms of prejudice -- 6. Individual differences and prejudice -- 7. The development of prejudice in children -- 8. The social context of prejudice -- 9. From prejudice to discrimination -- 10. The experience of discrimination -- 11. Gender and sexual orientation -- 12. Age, ability, and appearance -- 13. Reducing prejudice and discrimination
Control code
ocn932116063
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Thrid Edition.
Extent
xxix, 713 pages
Isbn
9781138947528
Isbn Type
(hb : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015044954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781138947542
  • (OCoLC)932116063

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