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The Hidden Rules of Bigotry

Who is good? And who is better? We make these value judgments all the time, and for good reason, about individuals. But most of us have been taught not to […]... More>


Redskin Psychology: The Origins of Cruel Caricatures


Blacks in Prison: Perception and Punishment


Blacks in Prison: Perception and Punishment

Everyone has heard the statistics on the incarceration of Black Americans, but they bear repeating. Blacks make up nearly 40 percent of the inmates in the nation’s prisons, although they […]... More>


The Source of Stereotypes

It’s human nature to categorize people. When we meet someone for the first time, we make instant judgments about their social status and their personality. Susan Fiske has devoted her […]... More>