The Resource Prejudice : the target's perspective, edited by Janet K. Swim, Charles Stangor

Prejudice : the target's perspective, edited by Janet K. Swim, Charles Stangor

Label
Prejudice : the target's perspective
Title
Prejudice
Title remainder
the target's perspective
Statement of responsibility
edited by Janet K. Swim, Charles Stangor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book turns the tables on the way prejudice has been looked at in the past. Almost all of the current information on prejudice focuses on the person holding prejudiced beliefs. This book, however, provides the first summary of research focusing on the intended victims of prejudice. Divided into three sections, the first part discusses how people identify prejudice, what types of prejudice they encounter, and how people react to this prejudice in interpersonal and intergroup settings. The second section discusses the effect of prejudice on task performance, assessment of ones own abilities,
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
303.3/85
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF575.P9
LC item number
P74 1998eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Prejudice : the target's perspective, edited by Janet K. Swim, Charles Stangor
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Appraisals of prejudice and discrimination / Lisa Feldman Barrett, Janet K. Swim -- Experiencing everyday prejudice and discrimination / Janet K. Swim, Laurie L. Cohen, and Lauri L. Hyers -- No laughing matter : women's verbal and nonverbal reactions to sexist humor / Marianne LaFrance and Julie A. Woodzicka -- Stereotype threat and the academic underperformance of minorities and women / Joshua Aronson, Diane M. Quinn, Steven J. Spencer -- Conceptualizing the determinants of academic choice and task performance across social groups / Charles Stangor, Gretchen B. Sechrist -- Vulnerability to the affective consequences of the stigma of overweight / Diane M. Quinn and Jennifer Crocker -- Stress and oppressed social category membership / Kevin W. Allison -- Undermined? : Affirmative action from the targets' point of view / Kathryn Truax [and others] -- Compensating for prejudice : how heavyweight people (and others) control outcomes despite prejudice / Carol T. Miller and Anna M. Myers -- Coping with stigma through psychological disengagement / Brenda Major and Toni Schmader -- Coping with group-based discrimination : individualistic versus group-level strategies / Nyla R. Branscombe, Naomi Ellemers -- The everyday functions of African American identity / William E. Cross, Jr., Linda Strauss -- Implications of cultural context : African American identity and possible selves / Daphna Oyserman, Kathy Harrison -- Negotiating social identity / Kay Deaux, Kathleen A. Ethier
Control code
ocn175299486
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 332 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780080539447
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
77495:77495
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b22935538
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)175299486
  • ebsco0080539440
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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