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ERIC Number: EJ394407
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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The Effect of Perceived Wealth and Poverty on Adolescents' Character Judgments.
Skafte, Dianne
Journal of Social Psychology, v129 n1 p93-99 Feb 1989
Investigates the impact of perceived wealth or poverty on character judgment. Asks whether an adolescent's character impression of an individual can be influenced by receiving information concerning the economic status of that person. Finds that affluent persons are assumed to possess meritorious qualities but that no good or bad stereotypes are reflected in the responses. (KO)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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