Understanding the psychology of diversity / B. Evan Blaine, Kimberly J. McClure Brenchley.
Contributor(s): McClure Brenchley, Kimberly J.Call number: 305.8 B634U 2018 Material type: BookPublisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage, c2018. Edition: 3rd ed.Description: xvi, 328 p. : charts.ISBN: 9781483319230 (pbk.).Subject(s): Prejudices | Stereotypes (Social psychology) | Multiculturalism -- Psychological aspects
Introduction to the psychology of diversity -- Categorization and stereotyping : cognitive processes that shape perceived diversity -- Stereotypes expressed : social processes that shape diversity -- Prejudice : evaluating social difference -- Understanding racial stereotypes and racism -- Understanding gender stereotypes and sexism -- Understanding sex stereotypes and heterosexism -- Understanding obesity stereotypes and weightism -- Understanding age stereotypes and ageism -- Social stigma : the experience of prejudice -- Coping with social stigma -- Responding to social inequality : behavioral and cognitive interventions for reducing prejudice.