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    Stereotypes and Prejudice Please complete the following exercises‚ remembering that you are in an academic setting and should remain unbiased‚ considerate‚ and professional when completing this worksheet. Part I Select three of the identity categories below and name or describe at least 3 related stereotypes for each: • Race • Ethnicity • Religion • Gender • Sexual orientation • Age • Disability Category Stereotype 1 Stereotype 2 Stereotype 3 Race Uneducated Poor Lazy

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    Stereotypes Stereotypes are thoughts adopted about a person or a group of people that may or may not be true. In reality a stereotype does not really have a definition. Different people view stereotypes differently. Researchers and psychologists have different definitions what a stereotypes can actually be. Some people regard stereotypes as being a negative thing‚ might go as far as saying it is prejudice. This is because cultures label others differently. If a person does not understand

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    Dumber Than a Doornail Stereotypes are assumptions made about a group of people based on commonalities shared among that group. These assumptions normally have to do with religion‚ ethnicity‚ cultural values‚ and even outward appearances. One of the common reasons stereotypes exist is that it is easy to identify individuals without interacting with them. A person can identify a face and immediately categorize him or her based on information derived from upbringing‚ past experiences‚ and the media

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    Asian Stereotypes and Representation America has grown very much over the past couple of years when it comes to the representations of race‚ gender‚ class and sexuality. In America today many people are aware of the issues that different people have faced and the problems they are currently dealing with. Breaking a stereotype is a hard thing to do for any minority but it has been especially hard on the Asian community. From the early days of media Asian men and women have been portrayed a

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    Stereotypes‚ Good or Bad Introduction Stereotypes can be defined as an over generalized belief about a group of people. Psychologists have agreement on stereotypes features. However‚ there exist differences in how various psychologists describe how the acts stereotyping take place and why they do. There are three essential components in all explanations about stereotypes. The first component is where a group of people are given an identity through a specific characteristic for example nationality

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    A stereotype often affects a way a group of people are seen as a whole. Misconceptions and stereotypes can sometimes be misunderstood or overused‚ and be used in an invalid manner. Many people are being stereotyped because of a small portion of the larger group of people. A misconception occurs when an untrue stereotype is brought upon them. From teachers to rappers‚ every group of people have their own stereotypes. Stereotypes do not necessarily portray a group of people negatively‚ such as all

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    #1 Stereotypes of women in the play‚ Agamemnon Woman in Aeschylus’s Agamemnon are perceived as untrustworthy and ignorant characters. The role of women in ancient Greek life‚ was considered to be insignificant compared to that of Greek men. And yet‚ in tragedies‚ women were often written as major characters‚ revealing insights on how women were treated and thought of in society. Many well-known Greek plays contain several well-written‚ complex‚ female characters. Each female character

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    Stereotypes Stereotypes are common anywhere in the world. These are created by ourselves. A stereotype is an idea or image structured and accepted by most people as a model or behavioral qualities representing a group. On occasions these characteristics representing communities‚ social classes and people living in a country which does not belong. Stereotypes can be cultural type that is depending on the customs they have. They could also be social type that is depending on the social level to

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    Associate Program Material JENNIFER JOHNSON8/9/2013 Stereotypes and Prejudice Worksheet Please complete the following exercises‚ remembering that you are in an academic setting and should remain unbiased‚ considerate‚ and professional when completing this worksheet. Part I Select three of the identity categories below and name or describe at least 3 related stereotypes for each: • Race • Ethnicity • Religion • Gender • Sexual orientation • Age •

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    Stereotyping is when you judge someone by his or her looks‚ hairstyle‚ voice‚ actions‚ attitudes… the list is endless. Among today’s society so many stereotypes occur every day. People judge others based on the visual representation they see and sometimes even make accusations based on these judgments. Sure some might think we live in a society where this doesn’t happen‚ but the fact of the matter is its not‚ and it needs to be realized. How many times have you heard a joke about blondes being

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