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ERIC Number: EJ161610
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1977
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Attributing Causes for One's Own Performance: The Effects of Sex, Norms, and Outcome
Deaux, Kay; Farris, Elizabeth
Journal of Research in Personality, 11, 1, 59-72, Mar 77
Two experiments were conducted to determine the effect of sex of subject, stated sex linkage of task, and task outcome on causal attributions of an actor's performance. Suggests that the differences between males and females in performance evaluation and self-attribution occurs most strongly in response to failure and on masculine tasks. (Editor/RK)
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