Stereotypes In Society Today

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Stereotypes have an important role in society today. According to the textbook stereotyping is overgeneralizations of characteristics to large human groups. Stereotypes can be very simple or complex on which people the stereotypes apply to just based on their appearance, behavior and beliefs. Stereotypes can be found anywhere you go or in what you watch. Some media tries to have hardly any stereotypes but, they are there just not obvious. Though people are trying to get past the barrier of stereotypes, in many ways it seems almost impossible to remove it from the world.
Stereotypes have been around for a long time in our everyday life alone and with media now, stereotypes about religion, politics and even other media can spread incredibly
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