How does this activity relate to understanding prejudice and discrimination
The first step to completing this application assignment is to take the following survey. The instructions for the survey are given once you go to the link. (It will only take about 5 minutes.)
Once you have completed the survey, write a paragraph (5-8 sentences) explaining your thoughts regarding the two parts of the survey. How did they make you feel? Did you feel cognitive dissonance? What was your emotional reaction to the dissonance? What strategies did you use to try to lesson the dissonance? How does this activity relate to understanding prejudice and discrimination?
The two parts of the survey made me feel irresponsible. This is because I was not entirely actively involved in denouncing the things or activities that I highlighted as being negative in the first part of the survey. The survey did make me feel as having inconsistent beliefs which can be termed as cognitive dissonance. Emotionally, I did have a feeling of guilt. In my efforts to try and lesson the cognitive dissonance……………………