Comm/315 - Week 3 Quiz

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  • 1. 
    According to Daniel Goleman's research involving more than 150 business firms, _________________ distinguishes average performers from "superstars."
    • A. 

      Seniority

    • B. 

      Emotional Intelligence

    • C. 

      Social Class Status

    • D. 

      Technical Qualifications

    • E. 

      IQ

  • 2. 
    According to the text, diversity training has a positive impact when
    • A. 

      Training is viewed as a long-term process

    • B. 

      Trainers treat all individuals and organizations the same

    • C. 

      The primary motivation is to minimize the risk of costly lawsuits

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    According to findings from The Pew Global Attitude Project, people in many of the countries surveyed agreed that "their culture is superior to others." This attitude illustrates which of the following barriers?
    • A. 

      Cultural relativism

    • B. 

      Ethnocentrism

    • C. 

      Stereotype vulnerability

    • D. 

      Discrimination

  • 4. 
    Hate crimes reflect the conflict and imbalance of power that has existed among races throughout the history of the U.S.  According to this point of view, hate crimes are a reflection of
    • A. 

      Psychological racism

    • B. 

      The pyramiding effect of racism

    • C. 

      Individual racism

    • D. 

      Institutional racism

    • E. 

      Selective racism