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The Anatomy of Prejudices

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$31.00 • £24.95 • €28.00

ISBN 9780674031913

Publication Date: 02/19/1998

Short

640 pages

6-3/8 x 9-1/4 inches

World

In this deeply thoughtful book, Elisabeth Young-Bruehl turns a critical lens on prejudice. Surveying the study of prejudice since World War II, Young-Bruehl suggests an approach that distinguishes between different types of prejudices, the people who hold them, the social and political settings that promote them, and the human needs they fulfill. Startling, challenging, and courageous, this work offers an unprecedented analysis of prejudice.

Awards & Accolades

  • 1996 Association of American Publishers PSP Award for Excellence, Psychology Category
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