Ch 16: Prejudice, Aggression & Conflict

About This Chapter

This chapter is about discrimination, prejudice, violence, crimes against persons, cybercrime, bullying, conflict, as well as conflict management and ways to stop bullying in schools.

Prejudice, Aggression & Conflict - Chapter Summary

In this series of lesson videos, you will review the different types and causes of aggression you may see in a school setting, as well as some ways to deal with them. In these lessons, our professional instructors will talk about prejudice, discrimination and stereotypes, violence, bullying and conflict. Use this chapter improve your knowledge about:

  • Definitions and examples of prejudice, discrimination and stereotypes
  • Types and signs of aggressive behavior
  • Societal and personal factors that affect violence in America
  • Types and laws against crimes against persons and cybercrime
  • Types of bullying and coping strategies
  • Different ways to stop bullying
  • Types of relationship and internal conflict
  • Styles and strategies of conflict management

These lessons have been made to be mobile device friendly so you don't have to limit your studies to your time in front of your computer. After watching a lesson video, don't forget to read over the lesson transcript to reinforce your understanding of the material presented in it. Then complete the lesson quiz that accompanies the lesson to test your understanding of the material and determine what topics you don't understand. To improve your understanding of these topics, use the video tags to return to and review the parts of the lessons that explained them.

11 Lessons in Chapter 16: Prejudice, Aggression & Conflict
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What Is Discrimination? - Definition & Examples

1. What Is Discrimination? - Definition & Examples

Discrimination is the act of treating someone differently or unjustly based upon some characteristic. Learn about legal and illegal discrimination, federal laws that protect us from being discriminated against, and more.

Prejudice, Discrimination & Stereotypes: Definitions & Examples

2. Prejudice, Discrimination & Stereotypes: Definitions & Examples

There are many different types of people in the world. What happens when one person thinks or feels a certain way about an entire group of people? Watch this lesson to find out about stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination.

Aggressive Behavior: Definition, Types & Signs

3. Aggressive Behavior: Definition, Types & Signs

Aggressive behaviors are those that are hostile and violate other people's rights. Learn about reactive and proactive aggressive behaviors, the mental disorders associated with aggressive behavior, and more, in this lesson.

Violence in America: Societal & Personal Factors

4. Violence in America: Societal & Personal Factors

More than just economic factors play a role in the potential for someone to commit a violent crime. Some other types of factors that may contribute to someone committing a violent crime are discussed here as well.

Crimes Against Persons: Definition & Examples

5. Crimes Against Persons: Definition & Examples

In this lesson, we will learn about crimes against people. We will look at what these crimes are and what they mean and take a closer look at some specific examples.

What is Cybercrime? - Definition, History, Types & Laws

6. What is Cybercrime? - Definition, History, Types & Laws

In this lesson, you'll learn what constitutes cybercrime and examine its historical origins. You'll also look at the different types of cybercrime and the laws governing this type of crime.

What is Bullying? - Definition, Types & Coping Strategies

7. What is Bullying? - Definition, Types & Coping Strategies

In this lesson, we examine different forms of bullying and identify those who are more likely to be bullies, as well as those who are more likely to be victimized. We also discuss warning signs and how we can help others cope with bullying.

What Is Conflict Management? - Definition, Styles & Strategies

8. What Is Conflict Management? - Definition, Styles & Strategies

Wherever there are people, there always will be conflict. Managers have to deal with conflict in the workplace every day. Conflict management is the ability to be able to identify and handle conflicts sensibly, fairly, and efficiently.

Relationship Conflict and Management: Definition & Resolution Strategies

9. Relationship Conflict and Management: Definition & Resolution Strategies

In this lesson, you will learn about relationship conflict in organizations and strategies for its resolution. You will also have an opportunity to take a short quiz after the lesson to reinforce your knowledge.

Internal Conflict: Definition, Types & Example

10. Internal Conflict: Definition, Types & Example

Internal conflict results in having to choose between what two opposing desires. This lesson looks at the different types of internal conflict, including examples, to help you understand the concept more fully.

How to Stop Bullying in School

11. How to Stop Bullying in School

Bullying is a problem all schools - even yours - will face at some point. This lesson will give you strategies (and examples of strategies at work) for curbing a bullying problem in your school.

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