ERIC Number: EJ319935
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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What Price Success?: The View from the Media.
Leder, Gilah C.
Exceptional Child, v31 n3 p223-29 Nov 1984
The fear of success construct is discussed as a possible explanation for sex differences in performance by the gifted in such areas as mathematics. The role played by the print media in perpetuating a climate conducive to fear of success is explored through a discussion of the ways in which successful females are portrayed. (Author/CL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
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