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Summer 2018

Course Numbers:
        0001 - 0099: undergraduate credit only
        0100 - 0199: undergraduate or graduate
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Title:   Social Identity, Stigma, & Coping      

Course Number:      PSY 0115A
Campus: Medford/Somer.   
Room: Fine Arts House 103

Course Description:

People who are targeted by stereotypes and prejudice experience the world in unique ways. Investigation of  the psychological consequences of stereotypes for victims and examination of how targets of prejudice actively cope with being members of devalued social groups. Examination of  short- and long-term outcomes for people who possess devalued social identities, including the development of strategies to protect well-being in the face of discrimination.  Discussion of the situational and interpersonal factors that facilitate versus undermine victims' efforts to speak out about discrimination.  Emphasis on empirical research and on teaching students how to interpret and critique research in social psychology.

Instructor: Jessica Remedios

Offered in: First session
Class Dates: Wednesday, May 23, 2018 to Friday, Jun 29, 2018
Day(s): TTh           Times: 1:00-4:00 PM
Credit Value: 3          Call Number:      50299

Audit Enroll Option: Yes                           
Status: Open


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