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Honors Course
Provides an overview of research and theories on the topic of prejudice and stereotyping. Discussions will include the origins, maintenance, and function of prejudice and stereotypes of groups (e.g., racial, gender, ethnic). In addition, how prejudice and stereotypes affect group members and group relations will be covered. Finally, Honors students will have the opportunity to read & discuss material that explores prejudice & stereotyping issues from an interdisciplinary approach in academia and in other outlets, to learn more about the research methodology used in examining prejudice & stereotyping, and to propose a research project investigating prejudice & stereotyping.