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ERIC Number: EJ397385
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Toward an Understanding of Social Consequences of "Feminine Immodesty" about Personal Achievements.
Heatherington, Laurie; And Others
Sex Roles: A Journal of Research, v20 n7-8 p371-80 Apr 1989
Two replication studies, using a sample of 236 high school students and 144 teachers, test the assumption that females undervalue and underestimate their achievements because of the social consequences of immodesty. Finds consistent negative consequences regardless of sex. Differences are discussed in the context of "feminine immodesty." (FMW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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