Thursday, May 20, 2010
Implicit Bias May Make Evenhanded Application of New Immigration Law Impossible, Psychologist Says by the American Psychological Association
As readers of this blog are well aware. Arizona recently adopted a new law requiring local police with a "reasonable suspicion" about a person's immigration status, to check that status with federal authorities. The American Psychological Association interviewed social psychologist John F. Dovidio of Yale about the how that new law might be implemented. Here is the intereview.