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ERIC Number: EJ239413
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Nov
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Bright Girls, Mathematics and Fear of Success.
Leder, Gilah
Educational Studies in Mathematics, v11 n4 p411-22 Nov 1980
Two consistent areas of sex differences in mathematics are pointed out, along with the variety of reasons used to explain their causes. Two studies that examined students of both sexes who had revealed high mathematical abilities are discussed, with fear of success of girls highlighted as an important factor. (MP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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