Stereotypes Jeffrey Hill, April 2005 Dictionary definition A fixed general image,
characteristic, etc. that a lot of people believe to represent a particular type of person or thing. (Collins Cobuild Dictionary) Stereotyping
When someone claims that members of another culture all share the same, often inferior or offensive characteristics. Types of stereotypes
racial e.g. Red Indians in cowboy films are
seen as bloodthirsty savages gender e.g. women are bad drivers age e.g. old people are said to be very forgetful religion e.g. Catholics families have a lot of children profession e.g. all lawyers are greedy
Heaven and Hell Heaven is where the police are British, the cooks are French, the mechanics are German, the lovers are Italian and it is all organised by the Swiss. Hell is where the police are German, the cooks are English, the mechanics
are French, the lovers are Swiss, and it is all organised by the Italians. The typical Frenchman Historical basis
The typical Englishman Basis in fiction Where do stereotypes come from?
Parents and family The media Friends Education (school, university) Travel Laziness Fear Envy
A sense of superiority Lack of experience of people, etc.
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