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Subtle Racism Harasses Brain
Decoding ‘Ambiguous’ Prejudice Interferes With Mental Tasks
By Daniel J. DeNoon
WebMD Health News
Reviewed by Louise Chang, MD
Sept. 21, 2007 – Subtle racism interferes with black people’s mental function even more than overt racism does, a psychological study shows.
For whites, who are much less often the targets of prejudice, overt racism interferes with mental function more.
“It appears that blacks are particularly vulnerable to cognitive impairment resulting from exposure to ambiguous prejudice — a level of prejudice whites may not even register,” conclude Princeton University psychologists Jessica Salvatore, PhD, and J. Nicole Shelton, PhD. Continue reading