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Verbal and nonverbal
The prototypes, personal constructs, and stereotypes that contributed the author’s identity
since she lives in a place where other citizens are white, that is white Americans. Primarily,
people in America are usually obsessed with her dissonance between face and race. White
Americans particularly have a difficult time in understanding why someone, and especially of
her background, would choose blackness. My perception of her is that she needs to mind her
own business, since many people may discriminate her due to her current situation. The
perception check that can be appropriate to her is not talking about her identity as this will affect
The different ways you form a perception of others can be through their characteristics, the
situation context, my own personality traits and my past.
Perceptions are the basis for a decision on effective communication. How we perceive others
influence our response to them Perception checks help in determining the accuracy of
perceptions and can communicate respect to others. Managing perceptions helps us to empathize
with others and sees things in new ways.
The first situation is ...