RUNNING HEAD: INTERGROUP BIAS Intergroup Bias as a Predictor of Mediation Outcomes: The Role of Racism Your Name Your School Course / Course Number April 10, 2011 Instructor Name Abstract This proposal contains a discussion and defense of an experimental study design calibrated to determine the impact of the independent variable (IV) of intergroup bias on the dependent variable (DV) of mediation outcome. The proposal takes as its starting point the research question of whether the cooperative techniques of mediation can overcome existing intergroup bias between two parties and outlines an experimental approach that allows hypotheses associated with this research question to be assessed. The proposal is grounded in an evaluation of existing...The end:
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