Stereotype Threat: From Attitudes and Stereotypes to Sustainable Coexistence

Attitudes are individual, subjective assessments of social issues and are related to certain personal positions, e.g. attitudes towards black individuals performances at school. Attitudes are often associated with stereotypes and perform four essential functions. First, they serve as self-esteem protection while attitudes maintain or defend self-worth against negative emotions. For example, expressing negative attitudes towards … Continue reading Stereotype Threat: From Attitudes and Stereotypes to Sustainable Coexistence