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ERIC Number: EJ191746
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1978
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Race, Self-Evaluation and the Protestant Ethic.
Harris, Anthony R.; Stokes, Randall
Social Problems, v26 n1 p71-85 Oct 1978, Oct78
A study of 225 Black and White prisoners indicates that the content and process of self-evaluation may be linked to race. When levels of perceived effectiveness in goal attainment are held constant, higher aspirations lower self-esteem for Whites, but raise it for Blacks. (Author/WI)
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Language: English
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