Inherence-based views of social categories

Behavioral and Brain Sciences 37 (5):501-502 (2014)
  Copy   BIBTEX

Abstract

Children adopt an inherence-based view of some social categories, viewing certain social categories as reflecting the inherent features of their members. Thinking of social categories in these terms contributes to prejudice and intergroup conflict. Thus, understanding what leads children to apply inherence-based views to particular categories could provide new direction for efforts to reduce these negative social phenomena.

Links

PhilArchive



    Upload a copy of this work     Papers currently archived: 76,442

External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server

Through your library

Similar books and articles

Can the inherence heuristic explain vitalistic reasoning?Brock Bastain - 2014 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 37 (5):482-483.
Inherence and Denomination in the Trinity.Paul Thom - 2014 - European Journal for Philosophy of Religion 6 (2):139--153.

Analytics

Added to PP
2017-11-09

Downloads
2 (#1,403,216)

6 months
1 (#454,876)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?

Author's Profile

Citations of this work

No citations found.

Add more citations