Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice that Shapes What We See, Think, and Do By Jennifer Eberhardt
From one of the world’s leading experts on unconscious racial bias, a personal examination of one of the central controversies and culturally powerful issues of our time, and its influence on contemporary race relations and criminal justice. In Biased, with a perspective that is at once scientific, investigative, and informed by personal experience, Jennifer Eberhardt offers us insights into the dilemma and a path forward. Watch the TED talk here.
Clash!: How to Thrive in a Multicultural World By Hazel Rose Markus and Alana Conner
As our planet gets smaller, cultural conflicts are becoming fiercer. Rather than lamenting our multicultural worlds, Hazel Rose Markus and Alana Conner reveal how we can leverage our differences to mend the rifts in our workplaces, schools, and relationships, as well as on the global stage. Provocative, witty, and painstakingly researched, Clash! not only explains who we are, it also envisions who we could become.
Bias and Culture
Neural Adaptation to Faces Reveals Racial Outgroup Homogeneity Effects in Early Perception. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. By Brent Hughes, Nicholas Camp, Jesse Gomez, Vaidehi Natu, Kalanit Grill-Spector, and Jennifer Eberhardt
Escalated Police Stops of Black Men Are Linguistically and Psychologically Distinct in Their Earliest Moments. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. By Eugenia Rho, Maggie Harrington, Yuyang Zhong, Reid Pryzant, Nick Camp, Dan Jurafsky, and Jennifer Eberhardt
The Thin Blue Waveform: Racial Disparities in Officer Prosody Undermine Institutional Trust in the Police. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. By Nick Camp, Rob Voigt, Dan Jurafsky, and Jennifer Eberhardt
Detecting Institutional Dialog Acts in Police Traffic Stops. Transactions of the Association of Computational Linguistics. By Vinodkumar Prabhakaran, Camilla Griffiths, Hang Su, Prateek Verma, Nelson Morgan, Jennifer Eberhardt, and Dan Jurafsky
Language from Police Body Camera Footage Shows Racial Disparities in Officer Respect. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. By Rob Voigt, Nicholas Camp, Vinodkumar Prabhakaran, William Hamilton, Rebecca Hetey, Camilla Griffiths, David Jurgens, Dan Jurafsky, and Jennifer Eberhardt
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Mitigating Welfare-Related Prejudice and Partisanship Among U.S. Conservatives with Moral Reframing of a Universal Basic Income Policy. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. By Catherine Thomas, Hazel Rose Markus, Ellen Reinhart, and Gregory Walton
Toward a Science of Delivering Aid with Dignity: Experimental Evidence and Local Forecasts from Kenya. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. By Catherine Thomas, Nicholas Otis, Justin Abraham, Hazel Rose Markus, and Gregory Walton
Race Influences Professional Investors’ Financial Judgments. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. By Sarah Lyons-Padilla, Hazel Rose Markus, Ashby Monk, Sid Radhakrishna, Radhika Shah, Norris "Daryn" Dodson IV, and Jennifer Eberhardt
Conversations about Race in Black and White US Families: Before and After George Floyd’s Death. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. By Nicky Sullivan, Jennifer Eberhardt, and Steven Roberts
The Development of Race Effects in Face Processing From Childhood Through Adulthood: Neural and Behavioral Evidence. Developmental Science. By Golijeh Golarai, Dara Ghahremani, Anders Greenwood, John Gabrieli, and Jennifer Eberhardt
Passion Matters but Not Equally Everywhere: Predicting Achievement from Interest, Enjoyment, and Efficacy in 59 Societies. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. By Xingyu Li, Miaozhe Han, Geoffrey Cohen, and Hazel Rose Markus
Difference-Education: Improving Disadvantaged Students’ Academic Outcomes by Changing their Theory of Differences. Handbook of Wise Interventions: How Social-Psychological Insights Can Help Solve Problems. By Nicole Stephens, MarYam Hamedani, and Sarah Townsend
Physical Workplaces and Human Well-Being: A Mixed-Methods Study to Quantify the Effects of Materials, Windows, and Representation on Biobehavioral Outcomes. Building and Environment. By Isabella Douglas, Elizabeth Murnane, Lucy Zhang Bencharit, Basma Altaf, Jean Marcel dos Reis Costa, Jackie Yang, Meg Ackerson, Charu Srivastava, Michael Cooper, Kyle Douglas, Jennifer King, Pablo Paredes, Nicholas Camp, Matthew Louis Mauriello, Nicole Ardoin, Hazel Rose Markus, James Landay, and Sarah Billington
White Patients’ Physical Responses to Healthcare Treatments are Influenced by Provider Race and Gender. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. By Lauren Howe, Emerson Hardebeck, Jennifer Eberhardt, Hazel Rose Markus, and Alia Crum
Nutritional Analysis of Foods and Beverages Depicted in Top-Grossing US Movies, 1994-2018. JAMA Internal Medicine. By Bradley Turnwald, Isaac Handley-Minder, Natalie Samuels, Hazel Rose Markus, and Alia Crum
Students of Color Show Health Advantages When They Attend Schools That Emphasize the Value of Diversity. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. By Cynthia Levine, Hazel Rose Markus, Makeda Austin, Edith Chen, and Gregory Miller
Americans’ Health Mindsets: Content, Cultural Patterning, and Associations with Physical and Mental Health. Annals of Behavioral Medicine. By Alana Conner, Danielle Boles, Hazel Rose Markus, Jennifer Eberhardt, and Alia Crum