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ERIC Number: EJ350257
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Sex Differences in the Relation of Children's Height and Weight to Academic Performance and Others' Attributions of Competence.
Villimez, Carolyn; And Others
Sex Roles, v15 n11-12 p667-81 Dec 1986
Presents results of a study that examined the relation of elementary school girls' and boys' height and weight to: (1) teachers and peers' perceptions of the children's independence and academic, athletic, and social competence; and (2) children's achievement test scores and grades. Discusses results in relation to cultural stereotypes and their implications for child development. (KH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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