The Role Of Dehumanization In Interpersonal Relationships

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The main focus of this article is the idea that everyday individual’s experience situations in which interpersonal relationships can be considered maltreatment. This maltreatment may seem insignificant but even at such a small level, it can actually affect someone greatly and dehumanize them. This can be applied to a real life example. A student interacting with their teacher and his/her peers can often elicit the effects of dehumanization. For a student, speaking in front of the class can be scary enough, however, how they are treated in their interpersonal relationships can affect how they feel about themselves. If the student volunteers information and the teacher dismisses their idea, or if the student’s fellow peers mock the student for
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