Avances en la validación de un programa de reducción de estereotipos y prejuicios en personas mayores

  1. María Carmen Palmero Cámara
  2. María Isabel Luis Rico
  3. Tamara de la Torre Cruz
  4. Ángel Gañán Adánez
  5. Vanesa Baños Martínez
  6. María del Camino Escolar Llamazares
  7. Miguel Corbí Santamaría
  8. Juan Alfredo Jiménez Eguizábal
Journal:
International Journal of Developmental and Educational Psychology: INFAD. Revista de Psicología

ISSN: 0214-9877

Year of publication: 2014

Volume: 7

Issue: 1

Pages: 519-526

Type: Article

DOI: 10.17060/IJODAEP.2014.N1.V7.822 DIALNET GOOGLE SCHOLAR lock_openOpen access editor

Abstract

As older adults have shown more problems to inhibit stereotyping and prejudice, the need to develop programs to reduce intergroup bias is more urgent in the advanced life stage. Our aim is to validation a multimedia application to improve the self-regulation of older people behaviour, and to evaluate the impact of potentially modulating variables of the intervention and its effects on prejudice. The intervention was aimed at reducing implicit prejudice and stereotyping, and explicit prejudice. Results of the multimedia application show the effectiveness of values as a modulating variable in the reduction of automatic prejudice levels.

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