Modifying aggression and social prejudice

Findings and challenges
  • Norma D. Feshbach
  • Roberta Konrad


An extensive literature on the development of ethnic prejudice in children exists. Evidence of ethnic bias is found in children of primary age and even younger. However, there is a lack of longitudinal or other data that would guide us regarding the optimal age to intervene for the purpose of reducing ethnic prejudice and promoting positive interethnic social relations.


Change Score Perspective Taking School Violence Cognitive Empathy Ethnic Conflict 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Norma D. Feshbach
    • 1
  • Roberta Konrad
    • 1
  1. 1.Graduate School of Education and Information StudiesUniversity of CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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