ERIC Number: EJ297572
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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The Development of Classificatory Skills and Sex-Trait Stereotypes in Children.
Leahy, Robert L.; Shirk, Stephen R.
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v10 n3-4 p281-92 Feb 1984
Children of four, six, and eight years of age were tested for knowledge of sex-trait stereotypes. Findings suggest that at first, traits are classified as stereotypical of a gender category; but with increasing cognitive level, these traits become less stereotypical of gender. (Author/CJM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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