Prejudice, stereotyping and discrimination: Theoretical and empirical overview

  title={Prejudice, stereotyping and discrimination: Theoretical and empirical overview},
  author={John F. Dovidio and Miles Hewstone and Peter Glick and Victoria M. Esses},
This chapter has two main objectives: to review influential ideas and findings in the literature and to outline the organization and content of the volume. The first part of the chapter lays a conceptual and empirical foundation for other chapters in the volume. Specifically, the chapter defines and distinguishes the key concepts of prejudice, stereotypes, and discrimination, highlighting how bias can occur at individual, institutional, and cultural levels. We also review different theoretical… 

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