ERIC Number: EJ280405
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Feb
Reference Count: 0
Causal Attributions for Task Performance: The Effects of Performance Outcome and Sex of Subject.
Callaghan, Carol; Manstead, A.S.R.
British Journal of Educational Psychology, v53 Pt1 p14-23 Feb 1983
Describes a study that assessed (1) differences in causal ascriptions for a given performance outcome between males and females; and (2) sex differences in performance expectations, pretest anxiety, desire to take similar tests in the future, and expectations of performance outcomes on future tests. Contrasts results with previous findings by other researchers. (GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A