Introduction to Sociology– Week #8 Assignment

Stereotypes

Think back to the stereotypes that you have seen in the past. For the assignment this week, write a 750 (or more) word, APA style paper that addresses the following:

·  List a few of the stereotypes or types of stereotypes.

·  In what ways do they exaggerate the group?

·  What aspects do you believe are true?

·  Why do you believe they are true?

·  Think back to the stereotypes that you have seen over the past.

·  What is your perspective of people who used those stereotypes?

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