Prejudice and Discrimination Essay

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Why People have the problem of prejudice and discrimination? As human beings are developing in a high speed, the life qualities also improving. But some problems cannot be ignored through the development of human. Prejudice and discrimination are among these problems. When you finish reading, you would know what is prejudice and discrimination, it is hard to change because of conformity, and as the times changes, the reasons of the problem will change. Prejudice and discrimination are all a kind of attitude which would do harm to human society and have a bad influence on the company of human beings.” Prejudice is an unjustified or incorrect attitude (usually negative) towards an individual based solely on the individual’s membership of a social group. Discrimination is the behavior or actions, usually negative, towards an individual or group of people, especially on the basis of sex/race/social class, etc.”I think when people feel that their benefits are threatened. Or be threatened by the other people whom they thought not to have the authority to do harm to them, they would have the felling of unfairness, and that has a influence on them. Then they engender this negative outlook, they would do harm to these people, to help to make sure that they are the champion of all the races, or sexes, or social classes, Etc. but this is not right, because it damaged the relationship of humans, the competition are not fair, and it is the obstacle of the development of human beings, we cannot have the right person in the right position. Now we consider that conformity is the main reason to cause prejudice. “Below ground, where the social norm was friendly behavior towards work colleagues, 80 of the white miners were friendly towards the black miners. Above ground, where the social norm was prejudiced behavior by whites to blacks, this dropped to 20.” I think that the white

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