Nature of Prejudice

ISBN-10: 0201001799

ISBN-13: 9780201001792

Edition: 25th 1979 (Anniversary)

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List price: $25.00
Edition: 25th
Copyright year: 1979
Publisher: Da Capo Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 1/22/1979
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 576
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.210
Language: English

Gordon W. Allport, the chief founder of the psychological study of personality and the informal dean of American psychologists during his lifetime, was born in Montezuma, Indiana. He came East to study at Harvard University, and, while doing social work as an undergraduate, discovered that, in order to help people deal effectively with their problems, he needed a lifelike psychology of human personality. Developing a full-bodied theory of personality that would do justice to the attitudes, values, and traits of the unique individual life became his goal. After graduating from Harvard in 1919, he studied in Germany and traveled in Europe. At the age of 22, he managed a meeting with Sigmund Freud in Vienna, at which Freud mistook his nervous attempt to strike up a conversation by relating an incident he had just witnessed on a train for a confession of his own childhood trauma. This helped convince Allport that depth psychology often erred in slighting manifest motives in favor of probing the unconscious for hidden motives. When he returned to the United States in 1924, Allport was appointed to a teaching position at Harvard, where he remained for most of his career. His research on attitudes, values, religion, group conflict, and prejudice, as well as his extensive writings on what he called an "open system" of personality, are quoted extensively in the contemporary literature of psychology. Allport died in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1967.

University of California, Santa Cruz, USA

Introduction
Foreword
Preface to the 1954 Edition
Preface to the 1958 Edition
What is the Problem?
the Normality of Prejudgment
Formation of In-Groups
Rejection of Out-Groups
Patterning and Extent of Prejudice
Racial and Ethnic Differences
Visibility and Strangeness
the Cognitive Process
Linguistic Factors
Stereotypes in Our Culture
Theories of Prejudice
Social Structure and Cultural Pattern
Choice of Scapegoats
the Effect of Contact
Conforming
Index of Names
Index of Subjects
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