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This quantity addresses the function of communique in stereotype dynamics, whereas putting the phenomenon of social stereotypes properly within the socio-cultural context. Stereotype Dynamics assembles most sensible researchers within the box to enquire stereotype formation, upkeep, and transformation via interpersonal features of communication.

Section one offers meta-theoretical views, strongly proficient by means of theories and empirical learn. next elements handle the subsequent learn questions within the views of language-based communication:

  • What do the indicators in a language mean, and the way do the meanings of the indicators form stereotypes?
  • How do humans use these indicators deliberately or by chance? Is language use biased in a few way?
  • How do language clients' identities impact the meaning of a selected language use in social context?
  • What are the social outcomes of language-based communique? Does language-based conversation offer a foundation for the formation, upkeep, and transformation or social stereotypes?

This well timed ebook is perfect for complicated scholars, students, and researchers in social psychology, and similar disciplines equivalent to human communications and sociolinguistics. it's also acceptable to be used as a complement in higher point classes on prejudice and stereotyping.

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