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ERIC Number: EJ233405
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Oct
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A Further Analysis of the Affective Meanings Associated with Male and Female Sex-Trait Stereotypes.
Best, Deborah L.; And Others
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v6 n5 p735-46 Oct 1980
University students rated the Adjective Checklist Items for "strength" and "activity." The principle qualitative differences lay in the connotations of activity and passivity associated, respectively, with the male and female stereotype traits. Any assertion of greater social desirability for the male stereotype was based on its greater "activity." (Author/GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Assessments and Surveys: Adjective Check List