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Textbook Problem

To conceptualize the variable prejudice, use your favorite web browser to search for this term. After reviewing several of the websites resulting from your search, make a list of some different forms of prejudice that might be studied in an omnibus project dealing with that topic.

Summary Introduction

Introduction:

Prejudice is a preconceived opinion that is not based on reason or actual experience. Islamophobia is a religious prejudice, while homophobia can be cultural or religious. Sexism is a culturally based way to maintain the status of men over women. Ageism is assuming older people are less competent.

Explanation

Answer and explanation:

(This question requires a subjective answer, this is an example.) An omnibus project on prejudice should consider forms that plague society today. Prejudice is when a person holds unreasonable, negative beliefs about a group of people that are not based on experience. The omnibus study should discuss racism and sexism as systemic methods for continuing white male dominance of society...

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