Psychology of Social Integration-Stereotypes (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 3 of 3

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Question number: 1

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Winston documented how letters of recommendation could be used

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

to perpetuate racial and ethnic stereotypes.

b.

in the hiring of waterbed sales staff in California.

c.

in the preliminary screening of Navy Seals.

d.

to reduce the effect of cultural biases in hiring.

Question number: 2

» Psychology of Social Integration » Stereotypes

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A social schema that incorporates characteristics, which may be positive or negative, supposedly shared by almost all members of a group is a:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

social cognition

b.

social schema

c.

stereotype

d.

causal attribution

Question number: 3

» Psychology of Social Integration » Stereotypes

Appeared in Year: 2015

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Question

Which one of the following biases play important role in stereotyping and prejudice? (June)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

False consensus

b.

Priming

c.

Confirmation

d.

Illusory correlation

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