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ERIC Number: EJ256014
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Nov
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The Effect of Marital Status on Person Perception.
Etaugh, Claire; Malstrom, Joann
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v43 n4 p801-05 Nov 1981
Female and male college students read a description of a person and rated the individual on 20 bipolar scales describing personal traits and professional performance characteristics. Results indicated married individuals were evaluated more favorably than all groups of unmarried individuals. Males and females were perceived similarly on most characteristics. (Author/RC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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