Stereotypes and Labels: The Impact on Society

Some groups in the United States have certain freedoms or access to things that other groups do not. Social scientists examine the various degrees of privilege or lack of privilege among different groups.

- How are certain groups stereotyped?
- How does this stereotyping help to unfairly label certain groups?
- How is stereotyping used to justify their often inferior treatment?

Solution Summary

This posting discusses stereotypes and labels and the impact that this has on society.