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Men with 'black' names imagined as large, violent, UCLA study finds

by Deepa Fernandes | Take Two®

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Men with "black"-sounding names, such as Jamal or Deshawn, are imagined as physically large and more violent, a new UCLA study has found.

The study was  published Wednesday in the journal Evolution and Human Behavior. Lead author and UCLA anthropologist Colin Holbrook joins the show to tell more about the findings.

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