eBook Sociology Reference Guide: Prejudice, Bias & Discrimination, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1429834803
  • ISBN-13: 9781429834803
  • DDC: 303.385
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 99 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released August 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Overview

The Sociology Reference Guide series is designed to provide a solid foundation for the research of various sociological topics. This volume provides an introduction to the issues surrounding racial and ethnic discrimination.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Prejudice Theory: Bogardus & the Social Distance Scale.
2: Adorno's Authoritarian Personality.
3: Prejudice Theory: Realistic Conflict Theory.
4: Prejudice Theory: Scapegoat Theory.
5: Ethnocentrism & Racism.
6: Genocide.
7: Institutional Prejudice.
8: Segregation.
9: Race, Ethnicity & Income Inequality.
10: Assimilation.
11: Cultural Prejudice & Discrimination.
12: Cross-Societal Contact: Stereotypes.
13: Interminority Racism.
14: Racial Profiling.
15: Ending Racism & Discrimination in the United States.