Children show implicit racial bias from a young age, research finds

Posted by on November 27, 2017 7:21 pm
Categories: health

In three separate studies with over 350 five- to 12-year-old white children, researchers found that children show an implicit pro-white bias when exposed to images of both white and black children. But the type of bias depended on what children were asked to do. The goal of the research was to gain a better understanding of children’s automatic racial attitudes.

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