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2. What is “prejudice” according to Tatum? Is prejudice a major cause of racism and
discrimination? If not, what is the relationship between “prejudice” and “race”?
In this article, Tatum differentiates the definitions of race and prejudice. In regards to
prejudice, Tatum explains that this word is defined by uninformed opinions or perceptions
about certain groups of individuals. Tatum elaborates that prejudice is a result racism that is
embedded within a culture by way of subliminal meanings can be found in a variety of things
including photos and messages. According to Tatum, the messages that are displayed in these
various forms reinforce majority superiority while also reinforcing minority inferiority.
According to Tatum, prejudice is not a cause of racism, but rather an outcome of the
phenomenon. This article emphasizes that race is a social construct by which some groups of
individuals, in this case minorities, are relegated to the bottom of the social class, while the
majority, in this case whites, are placed high on the social ladder.
6. In Tantum’s “conversation...
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