Email info@curriculum-press.co.uk Phone 01952 271 318

176. Social Cognition: Understanding Prejudice

Description

This Psychology Factsheet outlines three psychological explanations of prejudice and describes relevant research. Guidance is given on writing effective examination answers on this topic and words in bold are defined in the glossary. You will also be able to test your knowledge in exam style questions in the worksheet at the end.

Download Type

.PDF (pdf) 451.696 KB

Date Published

April 2015

ISSN / ISBN

ISSN: 1351-5136

Copyright Disclaimer

The materials published on this website are protected by the Copyright Act of 1988. No part of our online resources may be reproduced or reused for any commercial purpose, or transmitted, in any other form or by any other means, without the prior permission of Curriculum Press Ltd.

Categories & Tags

Similar Resources

A Level Psychology

255. The De-Individuation Explanation of Aggression

This Psychology Factsheet explains and evaluates the de-individuation explanation of aggression....

A Level Psychology

177. Social Cognition – Understanding Stereotypes

This Psychology Factsheet reviews the topic of stereotypes and describes some of the relevant...

A Level Psychology

129. Measuring Attachment

This Psychology Factsheet deals with two key areas of attachment; measuring attachment in children...

A Level Psychology

200. Effective Use of Psychological Terminology in Exams

This Psychology Factsheet has been written in response to examiner comments about candidates’ use...

A Level Psychology

19. Brain - Methods of Investigation

This Psychology Factsheet:• Describes invasive and non-invasive methods of investigating the...

A Level Psychology

36. Attribution Theories of Causality

This Psychology Factsheet summarises:• Theories and research about attribution of causality.•...

A Level Psychology

201. Definitions of Abnormality

This Psychology Factsheet will walk you through the different ways of defining abnormality. Words...

A Level Psychology

139. The Social Psychology of Sport

This Psychology Factsheet explores the nature of group influence and other external factors on...

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
Not Subscribed

Subscribe to A Level Psychology to access 250+ resources, plus 15 new Factsheets each year.

Subscribe
Add to Wishlist
Preview
176 Understanding Prejudice

Similar Resources

A Level Psychology

124. Freud’s Little Hans

This Psychology Factsheet gives a general summary of the Romanian orphan studies conducted by the...

A Level Psychology

207. More than Bandura: Contemporary Research into Learnt Violent Behaviour

This Psychology Factsheet examines social influences on violent behaviour from a sociocultural...

A Level Psychology

197. Origins of Attraction

This Psychology Factsheet examines explanations about the origins of attraction, which are divided...

A Level Psychology

209. Antipsychotics

This Psychology Factsheet aims to give an overview of the use of antipsychotic drugs as a treatment...

A Level Psychology

105. Practice Questions on Psychological Research and Methods

This Psychology Factsheet summarises a research study and sets some questions on various aspects of...

A Level Psychology

5. Obedience to Authority

This Psychology Factsheet:• Defines obedience.• Describes the key studies of obedience.• Discusses...

A Level Psychology

59. Offender Profiling

This Psychology Factsheet summarises what offender profiling is, the history of offender profiling,...

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8

Find exactly what you’re looking for.

Popular Searches