Benchmark – implicit association tests

Take one (gender, age, race, sexuality, disability, or weight) of the Implicit Association Tests (IAT) at the Harvard University website. 

In 750-1,000 words, address the following:

  • Examine how attitude is formed.
  • Discuss how personal implicit biases can form understandings at a local, national, or global level.
  • Analyze the strengths and weaknesses of the IAT as a research tool.
  • Reflect on your personal results from the IAT.

Use three to five scholarly sources to support your thinking, your textbook can be used as one of the resources.