Maintaining the Status Quo and Social Inequalities: Is Stereotype Endorsement Related to Support for System Justification?

Abstract

According to the system justification theory (SJT), stereotypes can be conceptualized as tools of system justification. Because relatively few studies have directly examined this assumption, we conducted two studies in which the relationships between stereotype endorsement of various disadvantaged groups (i.e. women, Arabs, the poor and Gypsies) and system… (More)

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@inproceedings{Oliveira2007MaintainingTS, title={Maintaining the Status Quo and Social Inequalities: Is Stereotype Endorsement Related to Support for System Justification?}, author={Pierre Andrade Pereira de Oliveira}, year={2007} }