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Sex role stereotyping and prejudices in children explored

Sex role stereotyping and prejudices in children explored | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it
Girls are not as good at playing football as boys, and they do not have a clue about cars. Instead they know better how to dance and do not get into mischief as often as boys.
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Mia Barchetti's comment, March 6, 2013 11:30 PM
the gender stereotypes are given examples and looked at as to why we believe doctors are only males and nurses are only females.
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Prejudices cultivated early in childhood

Prejudices cultivated early in childhood | Psychology and Brain News | Scoop.it
Girls are not as good at playing football as boys. Prejudices like these are cultivated from early childhood onwards by everyone.
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huang junyi's curator insight, July 13, 8:03 AM

I agree with this post. In fact,  prejudice is caused by how we are raised. Many times parents pass on prejudice beliefs to their children. A lot people raised in the southern part of the country are prejudice against blacks. In the early to mid 1960’s, prejudice was alive and well in the south. Blacks had their own bathrooms and were forced to ride in the back of city busses. It’s hard to believe that was doing on only 40 years ago. A lot of Middle Eastern countries are very prejudice against women.