A statement of questionable validity that is indiscriminately applied to all members of a group.
Prejudiced ideas and stereotypes put into action.
A group that is different from the dominant majority, usually judged according to race, ethnicity, or gender.
Shared cultural characteristics, or shared ancestral origins.
An attitude or judgment about another group usually involving stereotypes.
The socially constructed meaning of human traits such as skin color, facial shape, eye color, and hair texture.