The Criminal, the Ape, and the Static Being: Three Views of Blacks in the Modern Era

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Jennifer L. Eberhardt, Associate Professor of Psychology, Stanford University, presented the 12th Annual Buck Colbert Franklin Memorial Civil Rights Lecture on Monday, April 23rd, 2012 at 6 p.m. at The University of Tulsa College of Law, John Rogers Hall.

Professor Eberhardt’s primary research interests include stereotyping, prejudice, and stigma. Her most recent research examines the nature of racial categories. A focus on the social psychological implications of viewing race as a natural category (rather than as a socially created category) and the link between racial stereotyping and racial categorization.