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date: 10 July 2020

stereotyping 

Source:
A Dictionary of Media and Communication
Author(s):

Daniel Chandler,

Rod Munday

A form of inaccurate, *value-laden *representation and *categorization reflecting fixed, preconceived beliefs and *expectations based on exaggerated and oversimplified generalizations about the supposedly inherent traits of an entire social group. Such essentializing beliefs are shared within a ... ...

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