ERIC Number: EJ287781
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1983
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The Effects of Prototypicality and Cultural Salience on Perceptions of People.
Forgas, Joseph P.
Journal of Research in Personality, v17 n2 p153-73 Jun 1983
Studied person prototypes within a subcultural milieu and the influence of cultural salience on recall memory, predictions, and impression formation in two studies of college students. Results suggested that multiple information-processing strategies are used in person perception, influenced by normative and cultural variables. (WAS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Australia