ERIC Number: EJ396154
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Color Blind? The Influence of Race on Perception of Crime Severity.
Benjamin, Stacy E.
Journal of Negro Education, v58 n3 p442-48 Sum 1989
To determine racial bias, questionnaires were distributed to members of community organizations and institutions. Respondents also viewed different versions of the same film depicting a store robbery with actors of different races playing various roles. Results indicated that race was not a very influential factor. Tables included. (MW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Note: Special issue with the title "Shaping the Urban Future: People and Places, Problems and Potentials."