individual discrimination

(noun) One individual discriminating against another individual.

Example:

  1. A building manager will not rent an apartment to a interracial couple.
  2. A shop owner not help a transgendered individual.

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How to Cite the Definition of Individual Discrimination

ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “individual discrimination.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved December 14, 2018 (https://sociologydictionary.org/individual-discrimination/).

APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)

individual discrimination. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/individual-discrimination/

Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)

Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “individual discrimination.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed December 14, 2018. https://sociologydictionary.org/individual-discrimination/.

MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)

“individual discrimination.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 14 Dec. 2018. <https://sociologydictionary.org/individual-discrimination/>.