"Implicit biases are associations that get activated automatically in our minds and can lead us to discriminate against people we subconsciously associate with negative traits (like aggressiveness or laziness) even though we have no conscious intention to do so." VOX. Sigal SamuelAug 28, 2019, 8:30am EDT This is well-worth a read and has … Continue reading Implicit Bias in Science Explained
This article is much needed -- share it with every girl and woman you know who will/would care. As I continued reading the article, my level of shock elevated again and again. We have been overlooked and excluded time after time and as the journalist points out -- not necessarily intentionally. We just don't come … Continue reading How the World Excludes Girls & Women — it’s Shocking
The Enigma of Unconscious Bias: A Speculation SSRN: Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Jan 2019 Patricia Salgado Fielding Graduate University: Institute for Social Innovation Abstract: Following a brief review of recent clinical studies of memory formation and retention, I build an argument that bias is a biological function, a competency manifested in all humans – … Continue reading Only fifty percent will alter a strongly held opinion. Why? Unyielding? Tenacious? Rigid? Unconscious Bias?