The Reality of Contemporary Discrimination in the United States: The Consequences of Hidden Bias in Real World Contexts

The Reality of Contemporary Discrimination in the United States: The Consequences of Hidden Bias in Real World Contexts

by Jason A. Nier
     
 

Using a variety of rigorous approaches from psychology, sociology, economics, and legal studies, this interdisciplinary issue examines the consequences of subtle forms of racial and gender bias, and how these may be detected in the real world.

  • Examines the real world impact of subtle bias and discrimination
  • Methodologically and conceptually

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Overview

Using a variety of rigorous approaches from psychology, sociology, economics, and legal studies, this interdisciplinary issue examines the consequences of subtle forms of racial and gender bias, and how these may be detected in the real world.

  • Examines the real world impact of subtle bias and discrimination
  • Methodologically and conceptually rigorous
  • Interdisciplinary in focus, integrating research from psychology, sociology, economics, and law
  • Informs civil rights law and public policy

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118492246
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
07/31/2012
Series:
Journal of Social Issues (JOSI) Series
Edition description:
Number 2, 2012
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

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