are some high school cliques more prejudiced than others?
what do you think? do you think that jocks are more prejudiced than say... the theater kids? erm it's for my psych 101 class, what social group do you identify as part of? do you see a lot of general discrimination or prejudicial bullying in your school which group do you think is the meanest per se?
Asked By: Valerie - 5/11/2012
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Yes, absolutely some cliques are more prejudiced than others. Let's use your example. Jocks are FAR more prejudiced against non-jocks than theater kids are against non-theater kids. (Keep in mind that there are always exceptions and that I'm speaking in generalities.) In general, this is because Jocks are considered '... More
Answered By: Rahvin - 5/11/2012
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I think so, yes. I don't see a lot of bullying actually, but I'm sure it goes on to some people. I don't know which one is the "meanest," per se, but it's not always the one you think. For example, the "popular" crowd of girls gossip, sure. But, (at my school at least), you're more likely to hear them talk about their... More
Answered By: Stacy - 5/11/2012
Jocks are because they are hard asses. Theater kids are prejudice but they are more open to new people... More
Answered By: Jusins girl - 5/11/2012
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