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ERIC Number: EJ344989
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Clothing Color Value and Facial Expression: Effects on Evaluations of Female Job Applicants.
Damhorst, Mary Lynn D.; Reed, J. Ann Pinaire
Social Behavior and Personality, v14 n1 p89-98 1986
Color value of clothing and facial expression were varied in photographs of six female job applicants. Male and female business persons (N=208) judged the photographs. Facial expression significantly affected evaluations of Character-Sociability characteristics. Clothing color value influenced perceptions of Potency, only for male interviewers. Impact on hiring decisions is discussed. (Author/KS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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