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The nature of prejudice

Author: Gordon W Allport
Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley Pub. Co., ©1954.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Unabridged, 25th anniversary edView all editions and formats
"The classic study of the roots of discrimination"--Dust jacket.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon W Allport
ISBN: 0201001780 9780201001785 0201001799 9780201001792
OCLC Number: 225514490
Description: xxxii, 537 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: What is the problem? --
The normality of prejudgment --
Formation of in-groups --
Rejection of out-groups --
Patterning and extent of prejudice --
The scientific study of group differences --
Racial and ethnic differences --
Visibility and strangeness --
Traits due to victimization --
The cognitive process --
Linguistic factors --
Stereotypes in our culture --
Theories of prejudice --
Social structure and cultural pattern --
Choice of scapegoats --
The effect of contact --
Conforming --
The young child --
Later learning --
Inner conflict --
Frustration --
Aggression and hatred --
Anxiety, sex, guilt --
Projection --
The prejudiced personality --
Demagogy --
The tolerant personality --
Religion and prejudice --
Ought there to be a law? --
Evaluation of programs --
Limitations and horizons.
Responsibility: Gordon W. Allport ; introduction by Kenneth Clark, foreword by Thomas Pettigrew.
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