Complete the following short answer questions (one to two sentences for each question).
- Provide an example of an implicit and an explicit bias. The examples may be from your own life, from something you have observed, or from the resources reviewed in this learning block.
- Why is it important to understand these biases? How can these biases influence human behavior?
3 Reflect on the concepts discussed in this learning block and then answer the following questions in a journal reflection (a few sentences per question).What sort of cultural or social forces impact how we think and behave? Describe an example of a behavior that is impacted by socialization and cultural influences. How do things like media and advertising impact our understanding of how we should act or behave in a culture or group?