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Coping with discrimination and prejudice

  • 138 Pages
  • 1.83 MB
  • English
Rosen Pub. Group , New York
Prejudices in children -- Juvenile literature., Discrimination -- Juvenile literature., Racism -- Juvenile literature., Race awareness in children -- Juvenile literature., Discrimination., Prejud
About the Edition

Examines the causes and effects of prejudice and discrimination and discusses how to confront and cope with them.

StatementMary Bowman-Kruhm and Claudine Wirths.
GenreJuvenile literature.
ContributionsWirths, Claudine G.
LC ClassificationsBF723.P7 B68 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination138 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3582823M
ISBN 100823932990
LC Control Number2002279954

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Wirths. Coping With Discrimination and Prejudice. Coping. Sadly, discrimination and prejudice are still prevalent in our society. This work examines the different types of prejudice and discrimination in both their subtle and blatant forms, and teaches the reader to recognize them.

The book also discusses ways to take action against discrimination. The final section examines how people cope with prejudice, including a discussion of coping mechanisms, reporting sexual harassment, and how identity is related to effective coping.

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Yet this book is almost unique among scientific volumes in its focus on that goal. This important book combines critical analysis of theories about how to reduce prejudice and discrimination with cutting-edge empirical research conducted in real-world.

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Furthermore, the literature seems to indicate that men and women of the same race or ethnicity do not necessarily employ the same coping methods. Racial discrimination is tempered by gender and presents in different ways for men and women.

Similarly, coping styles can vary with gender, a nuance that can be lost if groups are treated homogenously. Prejudice is an unjustified or incorrect attitude (usually negative) towards an individual based solely on the individual’s membership of a social group.

For example, a person may hold prejudiced views towards a certain race or gender etc. (e.g. sexist). Discrimination is the behaviour or actions, usually negative, towards an individual or. How to Deal with Prejudice including but not limited to experiences with discrimination, where emotions have the power to overwhelm us.

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Prejudice can have a strong influence on how people behave and interact with others, particularly with those who are different from them. Prejudice is a baseless and usually negative attitude toward members of a group. Common features of prejudice include negative feelings, stereotyped beliefs, and a tendency to discriminate against members of the group.

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Swim, Janet, and Charles Stangor, eds. Prejudice: The Target’s Perspective. San Diego, CA: Academic Press, E-mail Citation» The only authoritative edited book covering research solely from the perspective of the target of discrimination, covering the perception of, consequences of, and coping with discrimination.

The researchers discuss the issue of discrimination and analyze the ways of coping with it. Prejudice and discrimination are thoroughly described. The difference between prejudice and discrimination is explained and analyzed.

Moreover, the book explains why discrimination and prejudice are negative notions and why people need to overcome them. Coping with Prejudice and Discrimination Dr Aisha Hamdan Aug - THE FOLLOWING IS an example of the work done by the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) [i] to defend the rights of Muslims and Muslim communities in North America.

Unfortunately, among students of color, the common stressors of the college experience are often compounded by the burden of race-related stress. Racism and discrimination continue to be a fact of life for many students of color on college campuses.

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Though the Green Book was a life-saving tool at the time, it's also a vivid reminder of just how discrimination and prejudice made -- and still make -. A Theoretical Perspective on Coping With Stigma responses.

This article uses existing theory and research on general stress and coping responses to describe responses to stigma-related stressors and to discuss the adaptiveness of these responses.

There is an increasing interest in the benefits of conceptualizing prejudice and discrimination File Size: KB. The hostility that prejudice can engender and the discrimination to which it may lead on the part of a dominant population toward an ethnic group, gender, religious or linguistic minority have caused great human suffering throughout history.

Some researchers attribute prejudice to deep-rooted "fear of the stranger," while others cite religious. Personal, familial and social resources are available to provide support in coping effectively with prejudice.

Individuals who experience prejudice and discrimination find and share strategies to protect themselves and their loved ones and create groups and organizations that place the locus of coping at the collective level. Work, school, money — these are some of the most common stressors in everyday life.

The effects of stress on a person’s mental and emotional health may vary, but without the proper tools to cope, stress can have serious consequences. It can even manifest physically, causing pain and high blood pressure.

It’s important to learn how to adapt to, minimize, or overcome stressful. Perceived Discrimination and Mental Health. Previous research has demonstrated that perceived discrimination, defined as the “subjective experience of being treated unfairly relative to others in everyday experience” (Flores et al.,p.

), is a notable risk factor for MO ved discrimination has been linked to poor mental and physical health outcomes, including Cited by:. Prejudice and discrimination have been prevalent throughout human history.

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Prejudice has to do with the inflexible and irrational attitudes and opinions held by members of one group about another, while discrimination refers to behaviors directed against another group. Being prejudiced usually means having preconceived beliefs about groups of people or cultural practices.

Being the victim of discrimination can have serious negative health- and quality-of-life–related consequences. Yet, could being discriminated against depend on such seemingly trivial matters as garbage on the streets? In this study, we show, in two field experiments, that disordered contexts (such as litter or a broken-up sidewalk and an abandoned bicycle) indeed Cited by: Prejudice to Pride: Moving from Homophobia to Acceptance describes a journey, moving from ignorance and falsehoods about gay men and lesbians toward understanding and acceptance of the gay community.

The book contains the knowledge and experiences of lesbian and gay people meant to educate people about who gay people are, in the hope that people will understand .