News tagged with stereotype

'Training away stereotypes'

It may seem difficult to change stereotypical thinking. Perceptions can be very important in forming an individual's attitudes. Now, researchers at the University of Missouri have found that people conditioned to think in ...

dateNov 01, 2010 in Social Sciences
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Tough girl or sidechick?

These have the potential to influence a young viewing audience and their ideas about gender and violence. Her study is published in Springer's journal Sex Roles.

dateApr 21, 2010 in Social Sciences
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