The Builder of a Cooperative Apartment House May Not Be
The builder of a cooperative apartment house may not be negatively predisposed toward Jews,but nevertheless may refuse to sell to a Jewish family in the belief that doing so may make it difficult to rent the other apartments.In Robert Merton's typology of the relationships between prejudice and discrimination,this builder would be a __________.
Using Robert Merton's perspective on the relationships between prejudice and discrimination,"institutional discrimination" would involve __________.
A)discrimination where prejudice is absent
B)prejudice without discrimination occurring
C)discrimination where prejudice is present
D)prejudice combining with discrimination,with prejudice occurring first
E)discrimination combining with prejudice,with discrimination occurring first
An employer with substantial federal contracts holds negative attitudes toward members of a particular group and doesn't wish to hire them.In fear of losing these contracts,the employer gives all applicants fair consideration.In Robert Merton's typology of the relationships between prejudice and discrimination,this employer would be a/an __________.
A)active or outright bigot
To understand the origins of prejudice and discrimination in a society,one must consider both_________.
A)the felt needs of individuals and the structural organization of society
B)society in theory as well as society in practice
C)individual psychological and physiological processes
D)individual ideals and individual actions
E)dominant group practices and dominant group beliefs