The study of lay theories: An important piece of the puzzle for understanding prejudice

“Lay” theories are the theories that people use in their everyday life. They not only serve people's epistemic needs to understand and make predictions about their social world but also serve their social needs to form and maintain relationships as well as psychological needs to feel in control...

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Autores Principales: Ramirez, Luisa, Levy, Sheri R, Karafantis, Dina M.
Formato: Capítulo de libro (Book Chapter)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: Oxford Scholarship Online 2013
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