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Can Prejudice be positive?

Can prejudice be positive? If yes support your answers with examples and/or situations. If no, why and site examples and/or situations.

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Can Prejudice be Positive?

When we are prejudiced, the connotation of said judgement position is essentially viewed as negative. Pundits against prejudicial positions claim that we practice the inability to see the entire picture sitting on a high horse horse with a narrow viewing field. It is often times associated with pride and ethnocentricism. In a society increasingly diverse, being ...

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The solution is a concise 346-word short essay discussing the topic 'Can Prejudice be positive?'; real-life examples are provided to support position. references are listed for expansion. A word version is attached for easy printing.