The Nature Of Prejudice (25th Anniversary Edition)

by Gordon W Allport

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The classic psychological study of the roots of discrimination.
First published in 1954, The Nature of Prejudice remains the standard work on discrimination. With profound insight into the complexities of the human experience, Harvard psychologist Gordon Allport organized a mass of research to produce a landmark study on the roots and...
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Published By Basic Books

Format Paperback

Number Of Pages 576

Publication Date 01/22/1979

ISBN 9780201001792

Dimensions 5.5 inches x 8.5 inches

"One of the most influential and often-cited publications in the entire field of intergroup relations."—Irwin Katz, Political Psychology

"The Nature of Prejudice is a remarkable mixture of careful scholarship and humane values ... The book has influenced an entire generation of social psychologists, and deservedly so..."—Elliot Aronson, Human Nature Magazine

"Probably the most comprehensive study of all aspects of this problem which has yet appeared."—Journal of Personality

"A profound book ... As a source of study, it is a library in itself."—Christian Herald