In the beginning Gerry and Julius would not acknowledge one another, they were like enemies. He finally accepts the head coach position when he sees that the black residents see him as a symbol of pride and respect that is lacking in their community. This chaos is all pictured before unity, through football, is introduced to the town.
This was the same year that T. His team of football players had a problem with open prejudice and hostility between the black and white players.
Social psychologists throughout history have developed a number of theories pertaining as to how and why people develop prejudices toward one another; however, only a small number have been found to be applicable to most situations in life and can be readily observed throughout Remember the Titans.
There are many interpersonal conflicts in the movie, such as the racial conflict between the black and the white, the conflict between Coach Herman Boone and Coach Bill Yoast, the conflict between Gerry Bertier and his girlfriend Emma and so on.
What makes you cringe? Many of these tensions are eased during the two-week training camp in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Each of the four stages of development as defined by Tuckman will be clearly marked with a start time and a finish time When they looked at each other it was with revulsion and fear.
They worked to overcome the racial issues and heal the conflict.