Prejudice and stereotypes are part of why social inequality persists. Social scientists use tests to measure the implicit biases people harbor and see how much they relate to actions.
Racial bias is associated with dehumanizing social groups different from your own. Psychologists trained kids to differentiate individuals of another race – with lasting effects on their biases.
New research on implicit attitudes to people who receive benefits shows how pervasive hostility towards them is.
Even after years of federal and state laws making discrimination illegal, implicit bias still leads to actual economic harm for women.
Yes, American politics is getting uglier. Here's why.
Implicit racial bias, measured across Europe.
Simple reminders of the growing diversity of the country and the political power of minorities can influence biases.
We may think we're comfortable with female bosses and politicians but research into implicit biases suggests otherwise.
Two researchers set out to find out why some people might be better at achieving goals than others. The answer, they found, could lie in implicit beliefs.