Stanford Psychologist Wins 'Genius' Grant for Work on Racial Bias

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 (Courtesy of the MacArthur Foundation)

On Wednesday, Stanford social psychologist Jennifer Eberhardt was awarded the prestigious MacArthur Fellowship, known as "genius" award. Eberhardt's work examines our subtle, unconscious racial biases and the effect these hidden prejudices have on the justice system. Eberhardt joins us to discuss her research and her recent work with the Oakland Police Department analyzing racial profiling data.

Guests:

Jennifer Eberhardt, associate professor in the Department of Psychology at Stanford University

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