ERIC Number: EJ306017
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Mediation of Interpersonal Expectancy Effects: Counselor's Tone of Voice.
Blanck, Peter David; Rosenthal, Robert
Journal of Educational Psychology, v76 n3 p418-26 Jun 1984
In recorded interviews, 10 camp counselors described children they believed to have high social or athletic ability. Judges rated counselors' voice tone as warmer and less hostile when describing children for whom they had high expectations. Less competent counselors were more prone to biasing effects. (Author/BS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Note: This research was supported in part by the National Science Foundation.