Confirmation and Disconfirmation 5.2 (Disconfirmation with -isms (Ageism…
Confirmation and Disconfirmation 5.2
this is NOT rejection!
Disconfirmation with -isms
avoid talking down to someone
speak at a normal volume
engage older people in conversation
prejudice or stereotypical gender roles
puts down someone because of his or her gender
people who dislike
derogatory terms such as "gay" or "lesbian"
- keep in touch with current preferences in different cultures
race and nationality
black or african american?
age and sex
say elderly instead of older