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ERIC Number: EJ303729
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Approval versus Achievement Motives in Seventh-Grade Girls.
Van Hecke, Madeleine; And Others
Sex Roles, v11 n1-2 p33-41 Jul 1984
A group of seventh graders was challenged to decide between achievement and social approval while playing a two-choice probability game. Girls sacrificed approval for achievement more often than boys and did not reduce their efforts to achieve even when there was no opportunity for approval. (KH)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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