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Description - Prejudice by Rupert Brown

This new edition of Prejudice provides a comprehensive
treatment of the subject, introducing the major theoretical ideas
as well as providing a critical analysis of recent developments.

Takes a social psychological perspective, analysing individual
behavior as part of a pattern of intergroup processes

Covers the major research, including classical personality
accounts, developmental approaches, socio-cognitive research
focussing on categorization and stereotyping, prejudice as an
intergroup phenomenon, and ways to combat prejudice

Illustrates concepts with examples of different kinds of
prejudice drawn from everyday life

Includes a new chapter on prejudice from the victim's
perspective

Fully updated throughout, with expansion of the notions of
explicit and implicit manifestations of prejudice

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781405113076
ISBN-10: 1405113073
Format: Paperback / softback
(243mm x 171mm x 20mm)
Pages: 368
Imprint: Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 30-Jul-2010
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Rupert Brown

Rupert Brown is Professor of Social Psychology at the University of Sussex. He has taught courses on prejudice, group processes, and intergroup relations for over 25 years, and published widely in these fields. His books include Group Processes (second edition, Blackwell, 2000) and, as co-editor, the Blackwell Handbook of Social Psychology: Intergroup Relations (Blackwell, 2001) and Social Identities (2006).

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