Causes of Prejudice?

Answer

The term prejudice is used to mean making or passing a judgement about something without concrete evidence. This habit is caused by ethnocentrism, a persons own will and as a result of superstitious and stereotypical thinking.
Q&A Related to "Causes of Prejudice?"
Prejudice may be caused by a mere dislike of something without apparent reasons. Also prejudice could be caused by the understanding or misunderstanding of the something. Due to the
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What+causes+prejudice+an...
Theodore Adorno contends that many prejudiced people have a distinct set of
http://www.chacha.com/question/what-are-the-5-caus...
You can have horizontal ridges and vertical ridges in nails. Vertical ridges are fairly common and is usually not a sign of a serious illness. Horizontal ridges can be a sign of an
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Health/Diseases/wha...
Chemical ractions are actually caused by a wide variety of factors and issues. The most common cause for a chemical reaction however, the application of heat being added to various
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Science/Chemistry/w...
2 Additional Answers
The number one thing that causes prejudice is unawareness. When someone can judge someone or something else without knowing the background or the situation, prejudice will win.
The causes of prejudices range from pure ignorance to environmental. Some people for prejudices based on false misconceptions of stereotypes and some develop it based on how they were raised.
Explore this Topic
Stereotypes negatively affect the people that are being stereotyped. Experiencing the prejudice of a stereotype can cause aggression, lack of focus and a lack ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com