Kate Ratliff

Kate Ratliff is Executive Director of and a consultant with Project Implicit, Inc. She has received grant funding from that organization to study issues related to implicit bias.

The Implicit Biases We’re Not Aware We Have

Prejudice and stereotypes are part of why social inequality persists. In many cases, people don’t know they have implicit biases that shape the norms of society that we see today. Although introspection is good it may not tell the full story, and that’s why social scientists use tests to measure the implicit biases people harbor and to see how much they relate to actions.

5 years ago