Tag Archives: discrimination

On SAGE Insight: Parenting in the Shadow of Ferguson: Racial Socialization Practices in Context

From Youth and Society Black parents have long faced the task of explaining the meaning of race to their children and preparing them for racist experiences. Parents may be especially prone to discuss race when they or their children directly … Continue reading

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Covert and overt forms of sexism are equally damaging to working women

Harmful Workplace Experiences and Women’s Occupational Wellbeing: A Meta-Analysis,” From The Psychology of Women Quarterly Frequent sexist wisecracks, comments and office cultures where women are ignored are just as damaging to women as single instances of sexual coercion and unwanted sexual … Continue reading

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Tackling Islamophobia

Passing the Dinner Table Test Retrospective and Prospective Approaches to Tackling Islamophobia in Britain From SAGE Open Given Islamophobia’s timeliness, relatively little scholarly work has been produced, which focuses on governmental policy responses to tackling the phenomenon. Acknowledging this gap … Continue reading

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The ill-treatment of employees with disabilities in British workplaces

From Work Employment & Society While society sees employment as the key to social membership, the assumption that employees with disabilities are of less productive worth leads to stigmatization and discrimination. This article uses data from the British Workplace Behaviour … Continue reading

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Being in a relationship that others disapprove of

Relationship Matters series Podcast number 10 From Journal of Social and Personal Relationships The paper discussed in this podcast is entitled Perceived marginalisation and its associate with physical and psychological health. It considers the detrimental effects of being in a … Continue reading

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Language plays a critical role in every form of prejudice

Language and prejudice: Direct and moderated effects From Journal of Language and Social Psychology    In the ever-increasing globalization of the world, there has been a parallel increase in the amount of contact between members of different social groups, and thus, … Continue reading

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