ERIC Number: EJ468539
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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The Effects of Gender and Consequence upon Perceptions of Deceivers.
Powers, William G.
Communication Quarterly, v41 n3 p328-37 Sum 1993
Finds that (1) under certain conditions, females (uninvolved third-party observers) appear to be more sensitive to relational deception than males and report more negative attitudes and perceptions of the deceiver's character, competence, and sociability; and (2) the consequence for the target impacted both observer attitude toward the specific act of deception and perceptions of deceiver credibility. (SR)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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