Describe an instance of stereotyping, prejudice, and/or discrimination (SPD).

Written assignment

1. Describe an instance of stereotyping, prejudice, and/or discrimination (SPD). It can be from a current or historical news report, or something you’ve witnessed, or something you’ve experienced personally. What are the key features of this event that qualify as SPD?

2. Choose any TWO readings or links from the readings list. Summarize their main arguments. Apply concepts from these papers to the instance of SPD you described above. Be as clear and precise as you can. What parts of the theoretical model do a good job in explaining or understanding the events you’ve described? What parts of the model do not help us to better explain or understand your event?
a. You can cover each reading separately or together, whichever you prefer.
Five pages (not counting title and references), double spaced.