A justification-suppression model of the expression and experience of prejudice.

  title={A justification-suppression model of the expression and experience of prejudice.},
  author={Christian S. Crandall and A. L. Eshleman},
  journal={Psychological bulletin},
  volume={129 3},
The authors propose a justification-suppression model (JSM), which characterizes the processes that lead to prejudice expression and the experience of one's own prejudice. They suggest that "genuine" prejudices are not directly expressed but are restrained by beliefs, values, and norms that suppress them. Prejudices are expressed when justifications (e.g., attributions, ideologies, stereotypes) release suppressed prejudices. The same process accounts for which prejudices are accepted into the… 

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