DISCRIMINATION

1. Ability to distinguish between stimuli or objects that are different from one another. 2. Ability to respond in different ways. See learning- training. 3. Treating people from different cultures differently. See racial discrimination.

DISCRIMINATION: "Joe and Lyn showed discrimination to the Indian people down the street."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "DISCRIMINATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/discrimination/ (accessed June 28, 2017).
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