Psychology of Stereotyping & Prejudice
Taught by Elliott D. Hammer
A course exploring the roots and implications of stereotyping and prejudice. Students will investigate from primary and secondary sources such classic issues as the origins of prejudice and its ambiguous nature and more recent innovations such as investigation into tokenism and stereotype threat. Racism, sexism, heterosexism, and other forms of prejudice will be explored.
Course begins: Spring 2006