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Old 07-09-2011, 01:09 PM
 
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Organizations and programs have been set up all over the globe in the hopes of urging people to end prejudice. According to a research article, which will be published in an upcoming issue of Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science, such programs may actually increase prejudices.
Ironic effects of anti-prejudice messages

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Old 07-09-2011, 01:11 PM
 
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This is a great book and well worth reading.

Amazon.com: In Praise of Prejudice: The Necessity of Preconceived Ideas (9781594032028): Theodore Dalrymple: Books
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Old 07-09-2011, 01:55 PM
 
Location: Phoenix, AZ
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Yeah! I think that "banning" anything, is a great way to get people real "curious" about it. . . . .sure works with drugs, alchohol, books (remember the rage for "Lady Chatterly's Lover", back in the 50's - 60's?

I am still waiting for the politicians to "catch on" to what seems to be an easily provable fact.
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