Tuesday, April 10, 2012
WHAT'S YOUR BIAS?
If you're interested in a somewhat anxiety-inducing, possibly eye-opening experience, go to the Harvard IAT tests and do the demonstration tests. They'll indicate your automatic prejudices in a variety of dichotomies. Apparently my data "suggest a slight automatic preference for Gay People compared to Straight People." (caps theirs). Other results were equally interesting. In fact, the result of every test I took was unexpected.