ERIC Number: EJ344894
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Differing Perceptions of Black Assertiveness as a Function of Race.
Garrison, Shawn; Jenkins, Jack O.
Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development, v14 n4 p157-66 Oct 1986
Black and White undergraduate students responded to audiotaped and written stimulus situations, assessing the aggressive, assertive, and nonassertive qualities of the role plays or descriptions: Blacks were found to view certain aspects of Black assertive responding as more aggressive than did Whites. The need for attention to Black-White differences in perception of assertiveness is discussed. (KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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