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ERIC Number: EJ442406
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0361-6843
Gender Biases in Textbooks for Introductory Psychology and Human Development.
Peterson, Sharyl Bender; Kroner, Traci
Psychology of Women Quarterly, v16 n1 p17-36 Mar 1992
Reports a content analysis of 27 current textbooks in introductory psychology and 12 for human development courses. Representation of work, theory, and behavior of males continues significantly to exceed the representation of females; and females are frequently portrayed in negative and gender-biased ways. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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