BEH-311 Social Psychology: W4 – Judging, Stereotypes and Prejudice

BEH-311 Social Psychology: W4 – Judging, Stereotypes and Prejudice

BEH-311 Social Psychology W4 – Judging, Stereotypes and Prejudice Two Parts to this assignment: Part I: Answer the DQ’s in 50 words or more (be specific): Explain the relationship between stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination and the differences between these terms. What examples from your life come to mind? You may also post a link to a current events news story relevant to the course and discuss how it is related to the topic for this week. – Ensure to include the link. Part II: Assignment Detail: • Write a paper of approximately 400 words that addresses three of the following components: o Explain what is meant by “shifting standards” when judging members of different groups. Give an example. o Explain why stereotypes are formed and used. o The “Robber’s Cave” experiment is important in social psychology. Tell what happened in the study. Explain the significance of the study. • Include a minimum of three scholarly sources. Use APA formatting.