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prejudice

A preconceived judgment made without adequate evidence and not easily alterable by presentation of contrary evidence.


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... across? I don't jump from that to the conclusion that whites are generally stupid. Besides, your perceptions of those blacks are colored by your prejudices. And let's not forget 400 years of slavery and oppression. Surely even you can see how that might negatively impact the adaptation of black ...

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by Seth90210
Sat Jan 25, 2014 8:14 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 269902

Are Creationists more right than evolutionists after all

... belief tend to commit acts of terrorism. All religions acted by creating prejudiced orders for leading life and understanding the cosmos. Prejudices were necessary to form an operating system for the mind which sieved out order from an infinite and fatally random universe. Irrespective ...

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by maunas
Mon Jun 11, 2012 2:58 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Are Creationists more right than evolutionists after all
Replies: 25
Views: 18161

Are Creationists more right than evolutionists after all

... belief tend to commit acts of terrorism. All religions acted by creating prejudiced orders for leading life and understanding the cosmos. Prejudices were necessary to form an operating system for the mind which sieved out order from an infinite and fatally random universe. Irrespective ...

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by maunas
Sat Jun 09, 2012 2:08 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Are Creationists more right than evolutionists after all
Replies: 25
Views: 18161

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... dont these people look at the culture, family background, and other factors. I don't think you are correct. "Racism" and more generally prejudices based on race have been around for as long as man has been around. But attemping to pull this topic back into the domain of Biology rather ...

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by Morlaf
Tue Jul 05, 2011 11:32 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
Replies: 72
Views: 269902

evolution debate

Of course you can be a scientist. If you ignore the evidence against intelligent design because you have prejudices that you can't get past then you will just be a lousy scientist. The theory is discredited because it doesn't explain anything or predict anything useful. Quite ...

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by BDDVM
Sat Jan 15, 2011 12:55 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: evolution debate
Replies: 63
Views: 42278
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