PSY 306 Lecture Notes - Lecture 14: Implicit-Association Test, Group Conflict, Henri Tajfel

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Class 14: Prejudice
Looking
Deathworthy
Eberhardt, Davies, and Purdie, 2006
Terms
Prejudice: negative feelings/attitudes toward others because of
their group membership
Affect
Discrimination: negative behaviors toward others because of their
group membership
Behavior
Stereotypes: beliefs that associate a group of people with certain
traits, can be positive or negative
Cognition
Social Learning
Socialization
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Children learn to be prejudice: Learning Theory
Observation and reinforcement
Children show signs of racial prejudice by about the age of 5
Aboud, 1988
Media/Advertising
Invisibility and Misrepresentation
Gilens (1996)
Family Guy Study (Ross, Anderson, and Wisocki 1982)
Assessed 78 college students’ self-descriptions in relation
to their TV viewing behavior
Amount of sex-role stereotyping in sex-descriptions was
positively correlated with viewing stereotyped programs
Findings replicated with a group of elderly adults too
Effects of Misogynous Rap (Barongan and Hall, 1995)
First subjects listened to misogynous or neutral rap music
and then chose a film for a female confederate to watch
Neutral film or sexual-violent film
Motivation
Psychodynamic
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