ERIC Number: EJ284929
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1983-Jun
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A Multivariate Investigation of Perceptual Attributions concerning Gender Appropriateness in Language.
Berryman-Fink, Cynthia L.; Wilcox, James R.
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v9 n6 p663-81 Jun 1983
Students viewed tapes of males and females using sex appropriate and sex inappropriate language features. Regardless of the communicator's sex, the students perceived communicators who used "female" language as being more credible, and those who used "male" language as being more extroverted, active, and confident. (Author/MJL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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