What explains the context of stereotypes? How and why do stereotypes of groups change over time?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com October 25, 2018, 3:38 am ad1c9bdddf
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1. What explains the context of stereotypes?
A stereotype refers "to a kind of cognitive representative of knowledge/information that is associatively linked to some groups - the informational that is especially likely to come to mind when one perceives or otherwise thinks about particular groups or group members." (http://books.google.ca/books?id=mYswBBWX5uIC&pg=PA164&lpg=PA164&dq=What+explains+the+context+of+stereotypes%3F+How+and+why+do+stereotypes+of+groups+change+over+time%3F&source=bl&ots=o0cZ3EFzh8&sig=NQAzGxtjAopYnlu-0YHgL-DDNeM&hl=en&ei=A964TKq8CIKfnAfQ_aW4DQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=4&ved=0CB8Q6AEwAw#v=onepage&q&f=false) Stereotypes have a useful function as they come readily to mind, so we can quickly (albeit ...
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Functionalist Perspective: Black American & the Media
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1. The portrayal of African Americans and television shows from the Functionalist Perspective, such as how the treatment of Blacks has changed over time and how often they are portrayed as real people vs stereotypes or token walk-ons.
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