- Words: 1010
- Length: 3 Pages
- Topic: Sociology
- Paper #: 59522287
We are all guilty of judging others based on a wide range of traits we perceive in them. In so doing, we end up attaching (wrongly) certain traits to such individuals. In this text, I concern myself with stereotyping, its meaning, and the effects it has on those who experience it.
According to Schneider (2005), "stereotypes are qualities perceived to be associated with particular groups or categories of people." In