Stereotypes In A Modern Society

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Stereotypes In A Modern Society
“Hello welcome to 7/11, how may I help you”, “ I like to bob my head side to side when I talk for fun”, this is what most people immediately assume when you ask them for a indian stereotype. Why would people associate such things with such a wide group of people? The answer is very simple, it is called stereotyping. The big question is how do stereotypes affect us, what impacts do they have on society,on people,and what patterns do they form.
What Is a Stereotype
A stereotype has many different definitions. Taken from a article on simply psychology it quotes,”a fixed overgeneralized belief about a particular group or class of people.”.This quote essentially sums up that a stereotype is a belief held over a wide
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