PSYC12 WINTER 2013
Lecture 1: Introduction
Examples of Contemporary Examples of Prejudice & Discrimination
Rwandan Genocides between the Hutus and Tutsis
Indonesian Riots – Ethnic Chinese were targeted
Houston Suburb Outrage over Mosque Construction
The Hunger Games Movie & Rue
When is something prejudice?
Content: What was said? How was it said? Legitimate generalization?
Intention: Meant to harm?
Conviction: Does the person truly believe what he/she said?