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ERIC Number: EJ397371
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Sex Stereotyping of Infants: A Review of Gender Labeling Studies.
Stern, Marilyn; Karraker, Katherine Hildebrandt
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v20 n9-10 p501-22 May 1989
Reviews studies of adult and child response to male and female infants based on preconceived sex stereotypes. Evaluates overall conclusions from studies. Indicates that knowledge of infant's gender is not a consistent determinant of adults' reactions but more strongly influences children's reactions. Considers implications for sex role socialization research. (MW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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